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

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Genus:
Incalvertia Rindge, 1986 . Am. Mus. Novit. (No. 2838) : 63.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Calvertia fumipennis Warren, 1908. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 34: 107.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CHILE: ? Locality, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Incalvertia is the objective replacement name for the preoccupied name Calvertia Warren, 1908, nec Bourguignat 1880, Rindge, 1986, American Museum Novitates (No. 2838) : 63.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CALVERTIA Warren, 1908 as a junior synonym of INCALVERTIA Rindge, 1986.

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

Pitkin (2002) included Aspilaria Staudinger, (1899) 1898; Calvertia Warren, 1908; Catrielia Orfila & Schajovski, 1960; Yapoma Rindge, 1986; Duraglia Rindge, 1986; and Incalvertia Rindge, 1986 as juniors synonyms of Euclidiodes Warren. 1895.

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Junior name(s):
Calvertia Warren, 1908: 106.


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