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

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Genus:
Pogonitis Christoph, 1881 . Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Mosc. 55(3) : 60.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pogonitis cumulata Christoph, 1881. Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Mosc. 55(3): 61.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of Pogonitis Sodoffsky, 1837, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1837 (6): 91 - Lepid. Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Euchristophia nom. n. [Fletcher, 1979].

See: EUCHRISTOPHIA Fletcher, 1979.

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Senior name:
Euchristophia Fletcher, 1979: 80.


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