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

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Genus:
Nemoria Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 25.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Nemoria bistriaria Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 25, pl.[24], figs 139, 140.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1887. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 431.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [U.S.A.]: Georgia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANAPLODES Packard, 1876; ANNEMORIA Packard, 1876; APLOPODES Guenée, 1858; BLECHROMA Möschler, 1882; DRYADOPSIS Warren, 1897; EUNEMORIA Packard, 1873; HIPPARCHISCUS Walsh, 1864; LEPTOGRAPHA Hübner, 1823; MIANTONOTA Warren, 1895; and RACHEOSPILA GUenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of NEMORIA Hübner, 1818.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 133 species and 18 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus NEMORIA.

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Junior name(s):
Terpne Hübner, 1808: 6.


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