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

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Genus:
Theresimima Strand, 1917 . Int. ent. Z. 10 : 137.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : PROCRIDINAE

Type-species:
Zygaena ampellophaga Bayle-Barelle, 1808. G. Soc. dIncoraggiamento Sci. Milano 2: 2. [(of Theresia Spuler, 1906)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [YUGOSLAVIA]: Dalmatia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Z. ampellophaga was again proposed as new by Bayle-Barelle, 1809, Saggio intorno agli Insetti nocivi: 40, pl.1, fig.2.

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Junior name(s):
Theresia Spuler, 1906: 165.


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