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

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Genus:
Schausiania Strand, 1910 . Societas ent. 25 : 26.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Hemipecten ecparilis Schaus, 1905. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 29: 177. [(of Hemipecten Dyar, 1905)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Rio de Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

H. ecparilis is a junior subjective synonym of Cossus parilis Schaus, 1892, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1892: 327.

Schausiania was established as the objective replacement name for Hemipectron Dyar, 1905.

See also: Trigena Dyar, 1905.

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Junior name(s):
Hemipecten Dyar, 1905: 177.
Hemipectrona Schaus, 1921: 390.


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