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

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Genus:
Henometa Aurivillius, 1927 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 254 [key], 269.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pachymeta clarki Aurivillius, 1909. Ark. Zool. 5(5): 23.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

When established, Henometa contained a second species, that was doubtfully included; under the Code, Article 67(h), a doubtfully included species is not eligible for selection as type-species.

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 254 is stated on page 249 to be 24.iii.1927 in both the German and the English editions. The date of the part containing page 269 is stated on page 265 to be 1.iv.1927 in both editions.

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