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

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Genus:
Euzimmermania Fletcher, 1979 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 3 : 87.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Xanthorhoe cautoscia Meyrick, 1899. Fauna hawaii. 1(2): 167. [(of Ziela Zimmerman, 1958)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) HAWAIIAN ISLANDS: Maui Island, Haleakala, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Ziela was originally proposed as a subgenus of Progonostola Meyrick, 1899.

Established as an objective replacement name for ZIELA Zimmerman, 1958.

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

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Junior name(s):
Ziela Zimmerman, 1958: 3, 153 (key), 186.


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