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

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Genus:
Euclimaciopsis Tremewan, 1973 . Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 : 126.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : PROCRIDINAE

Type-species:
Gingla tortricalis Druce, 1885. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 1: 120, pl.12, fig.28. [(of Euclimacia Jordon, 1913)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) COSTA RICA: Rio Sucio, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Euclimaciopsis was established as an objective replacement name for Euclimacia Jordan, 1913.

Euclimacia Jordan, 1913, (proposed as a subgenus of Pyromorpha Herrich-Schäffer [1854] 1850-1858) is a preoccupied name replaced by Euclimaciopsis Tremewan, 1973 (a subgenus of Pyromorpha Herrich-Schäffer [1854] 1850-1858), by Tarmann, 1984, Entomofauna Supplement 2 (1) : 95.

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Junior name(s):
Euclimacia Jordan, 1913: 21.


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