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

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Genus:
Neromia Staudinger, 1898 . Dt. ent. Z. 10 : 304.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Nemoria jodisata Staudinger, 1898. Dt. ent. Z. 10: 304, pl.4, fig.28.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 male PALESTINE: Jordan Valley, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

N. jodisata is a junior subjective synonym of Neromia pulvereisparsa Hampson, 1896, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896: 268, pl.10, fig.27.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 18 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus NEROMIA.

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