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

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Genus:
Rhypagla Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 432-3.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : EUSTROTIINAE

Type-species:
Anthophila glarea Treitschke, 1826. In: Ochsenheimer, Schmett. Eur. 5(3): 282. [(of Glaphyra Guenée, 1841)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 94.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [YUGOSLAVIA]: Dalmatia, (HNHM, Budapest)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. glarea is a junior subjective synonym of Geometra lacernaria Hübner, [1813], Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl. 82, fig. 422.

Poole (1989: 383) included ANTHOPHILA Ochsenheimer, 1816; PORPHYRINIA Hübner, 1821; EROMENE Hübner, 1821; TROTHISA Hübner, 1821; ECTHETIS übner, 1823; ODICE Hübner, 1823; HELIOMANES Sodoffsky, 1837; MICROPHISA Boisduval, 1840; MICRA Guenée, 1841; MICROPHYSA Guenée, 1841; GLAPHYRA Guenée, 1841; THALPOCHARES Lederer, 1853; MIXOCHARIS Lederer, 1853; MESTLETA Walker, 1865; EUMESTLETA Butler, 1892; THALOMICRA Spuler, 1907; POLYORYCTA Warren, 1911; GYOPHORA Warren, 1913; EUMICREMMA Berio, 1954; and RHYPAGLA Nye, 1975 as junior synonyms of EUBLEMMA Hübner, 1821.

Poole (1989: 143) included MESTLETA Walker, 1865; and MATAEOMERA Butler, 1886 (as METAEOMERA Butler, 1886) as junior synonyms of AUTOBA Walker, 1863.

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Junior name(s):
Glaphyra Guenée, 1841: 232.


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