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

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Genus:
Anomis Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 249.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Anomis exacta Hübner, 1822. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl.[198], figs 1-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [MEXICO] & [PERU]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Nomenclaturally available but including two species, both nomina nuda until were described, one in [1822] and the other in 1823.

Poole (1989) included COSMOPHILA Boisduval, 1833; ANOMUS Agassiz, 1847; GONITIS Guenée, 1852; AMARNA Walker, 1857; RUSICADA Walker, 1858; SCOEDISA Walker, 1858; DEREMMA Walker, 1865; TIRIDATA Walker, 1865; CAPITARIA Walker, 1869; DEINOPALPUS Holland, 1894; MOLOPA Swinhoe, 1902; RISTRA Walker, 1858; and GONOPTERONIA Bethune-Baker, 1906 as junior synonyms of ANOMIS Hübner, 1821.

Poole (1989) included 134 species in the genus ANOMIS

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Junior name(s):
Anomus ; Agassiz, 1847: 24.


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