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Species Chloroclystis approximata (Walker, 1869)

  • Larentia approximata Walker, F 1869. Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera: Heterocera. London : E. W. Janson 112 pp. [79] [Published as "Chloroclystis" approximata by Scoble, 1999.].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) MVMA , Australia.
    Secondary source:
     Scoble, M.J. 1999. Geometrid Moths of the World; a Catalogue. Collingwood, Victoria, Australia : CSIRO Publishing. [142].
  • Phryssogonus pyretodes Meyrick, E. 1891. Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. V. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 2 5[1890](4): 791-879 [799].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) BMNH 5, Australia: New South Wales, Newcastle, Sydney; Victoria, Melbourne; Tasmania, George's Bay.


Ecological Descriptors

Caterpillar: herbivore (associated flora: Malus [ROSACEAE] apples; Acacia [FABACEAE] Wattle).


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
17-Apr-2014 GEOMETRIDAE 17-Apr-2014 MODIFIED Dr Federica Turco (QM)
17-Apr-2014 01-Apr-2014 MODIFIED
26-May-2010 MODIFIED