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

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Genus:
Thalera Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 285.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena thymiaria Linnaeus, 1767. Systema Naturae (Edn 12), 1: 859.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1887. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 428.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [EUROPE]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

P. thymiaria is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena fimbrialis Scopoli, 1763, Ent. Carniolica: 216. See also: Chlorochroma Duponchel, [1845].

Parsons et al. (1999) included HETEROTHALERA Bryk, 1949; and PTYCHOPODA Stephens, 1827 as junior synonyms of THALERA Hübner, 1823.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species and 5 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus THALERA.

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Junior name(s):
Ptychopoda Stephens, 1827: 241.
Ptychopoda Stephens, 1829: 150.
Ptychopoda Stephens, 1829: 45.
Ptychopoda Stephens, 1831: 305.


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