Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Dolerosceles Meyrick, 1889 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1889 : 480.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Eupithecia erymna Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 192.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 64.

Type specimens:
Type(s) TONGA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia.

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