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

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Genus:
Dasysternica Turner, 1922 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 46 : 229 [key], 256.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Phytometra tristis Butler, 1882. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 9: 90. [(of Dasysterna Turner, 1904)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: [Victoria], Melbourne, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Dasysternica was proposed as the objective replacement name for Dasysterna Turner, 1904.

Parsons et al. (1999) included DASYSTERNA Turner, 1904; DASYSTERNICA Turner, 1922; and DIPLOCTENA Turner, 1904 as junior synonyms of CHRYSOLARENTIA Butler, 1882.

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Junior name(s):
Dasysterna Turner, 1904: 222 (key), 277.


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