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

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Genus:
Zomia Moore, 1867 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867 : 650.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Omiza incitata Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1085. [(of Omiza Walker, 1861)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 218.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Zomia was proposed as the objective replacement name for Omiza Walker, 1861.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CELESDERA Walker, 1863 [February 14]; ISNISCA Walker, 1863 [February 14]; OMIZA Walker, 1860 [March 10]; OSICERDA Walker, 1861 [December 14]; PAGRASA Walker, 1861 [December 14; SABARIA Walker, 1859; and ZOMIA Moore, 1868 as junior synonyms of ACHROSIS Guenée, 1857.

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Junior name(s):
Omiza Walker, 1861: 949 (key).


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