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

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Genus:
Alcisca Wehrli, 1943 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4(Suppl.) : 511.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia fredi Wehrli, 1941. In: Brandt, Mitt. m√ľnch. Ent. Ges. 31: 879, pl.30, fig.42.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes IRAN: Laristan, Sardze, (NR, Stockholm)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Alcisca was originally proposed as a subgenus of Boarmia Treitschke, 1825.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ALCISCA Werhli, 1943; DICTYODEA Werhli, 1934; and POECILALCIS Warren, 1893 as junior synonyms of ALCIS Curtis, 1826.

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