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

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Eubarnesia Cockerell, 1917 . Bull. Brooklyn ent. Soc. 12 : 115.    [BHLBHL]

Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Barnesia ritaria Grossbeck, 1910. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 18: 207. [(of Barnesia Grossbeck, 1910)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male [U.S.A.]: Arizona, Pima County, Santa Catalina Mountains, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Unknown

Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The original combination of the type-species was published as * Cedaria ritaria, an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling of the generic name.

Eubarnesia was proposed as the objective replacement name for Barnesia Grossbeck, 1910.

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

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Junior name(s):
Barnesia Grossbeck, 1910: 206, pl.6.
Barnesiata Strand, 1928: 50.
Cedaria ; Grossbeck, 1910: 207.

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