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

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Genus:
Scodiomima Staudinger, 1892 . Dt. ent. Z. 5 : 202.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Scodiona crocallaria Staudinger, 1892. Dt. ent. Z. 5: 202, pl.2, fig.15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 males [USSR]: [Turkmeniya], Achal-Tekke district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Staudinger proposed Scodiomima as a subgenus of Scodiona Boisduval, 1840, and proposed the type-species in the combination Scodiona (Scodiomima) crocallaria.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus SCODIOMIMA.

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