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New revision of the day flying moth genus, Notoreas.

A revision of the taxonomy and conservation requirements of the enigmatic day flying moth genera Notoreas has recently been completed: Patrick, BH , Hoare, RJB and Rhode, BE(2010) ‘Taxonomy and conservation of allopatric mothpopulations: a revisionary study of the Notoreas perornata Walker complex (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae),with special reference to southern New Zealand’, New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 37: 4, 257 — 283.