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

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Genus:
Acidalia Bruand, 1846 . Mem. Soc. Emul. Doubs (1) 2(2, livr. 3, 4) : 91. [(printed in error as 139)]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Geometra strigaria Hübner, 1799. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.18, fig.95.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 55.

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of ACIDALIA Hübner, [1819] and a junior objective synonym of CYMATIDA Sodoffsky, 1837.

See: CYMATIDA Sodoffsky, 1837.

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Senior name:
Cymatida Sodoffsky, 1837: 91.


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