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

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Genus:
Anachloris Meyrick, 1885 . N.Z. J. Sci. Dunedin 2 : 589.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Aspilates subochraria Doubleday, 1843. In: Dieffenbach, Trav. New Zealand 2: 285.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1917. Trans. N.Z. Inst. 49: 255.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female NEW ZEALAND: [Auckland], [Auckland], (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Established as the objective replacement name for ARSINOE Meyrick, 1883.

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Junior name(s):
Arsinoe Meyrick, 1883: 527.
Arsinoe Meyrick, 1884: 73.


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