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

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Genus:
Anomocoetidia Strand, 1913 . Arch. Naturgesch. 78(A) 12) : 58.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Anomocoetidia basifulva Strand, 1913. Arch. Naturgesch. 78(A) 12): 58.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SIERRE LEONE & [NIGERIA]: [Bismarckburg] & Bibundi, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A. basifulva is a junior subjective synonym of Terina minor Holland, 1893, Psyche, Camb. 6: 413. Anomocoetidia was originally described in the Zygaenidae, but was transferred to the Geometridae by Hering, 1927, in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 14: 198; and 1928, Ent. Z., Frankf.a.M. 42: 177.

Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Anomocoetidia was established in the Zygaenidae; it was transferred to the Geometridae by Hering, 1927, in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 14: 198.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANOMOCOETIDIA Strand, 1913 as a junior synonym of EREUNETEA Warren, 1899.

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