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

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Genus:
Eunoumeana Viette, 1952 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 57 : 95.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Noumea fletcheri Viette, 1950. Bull. Soc. zool. Fr. 74: 243, figs 1-5. [(of Noumea Viette, 1950)]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male NEW CALEDONIA: New Caledonia, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Eunoumeana was proposed as the objective replacement name for Noumea Viette, 1950.

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

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Junior name(s):
Noumea Viette, 1950: 241.


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