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

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Genus:
Ecchloropsis Prout, 1938 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4(Suppl.) : 219.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Ecchloropsis xenophyes Prout, 1938. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4(Suppl.): 219, pl.17c.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHINA]: Szechwan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 219 is stated on page 217, in both the German and English editions, to be 1.xii.1938.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ECCHLOROPSIS.

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