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

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Genus:
Eumeekia Fletcher, 1979 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 3 : 82.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Meekia flavicosta Warren, 1912. Novit. zool. 19: 83. [(of Meekia Warren, 1912)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female DUTCH NEW GUINEA [WEST IRIAN]: Snow Mts., near Oetakwa River; Upper Setekwa River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for MEEKIA Warren, 1912.

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

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Junior name(s):
Meekia Warren, 1912: 82.


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