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

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Genus:
Dasydia Guenée, 1845 . Cat. méth. Lépid. Eur. : 281.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra torvaria Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.71, figs 366-369.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Sciadia Hübner, 1822.

See: SCIADIA Hübner, 1822.

Parsons et al. (1999) included DASYDIA Guenée, 1845; and ORPHNE Hübner, 1825 as junior synonyms of SCIADIA Hübner, 1822.

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Senior name:
Sciadia Hübner, 1822: 40-46, 48-51.


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