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

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Genus:
Lomographa Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 311.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra taminata Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 116.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Warren , 1899. Novit. zool. 6: 342. [(as taminaria Schiff.)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna region, Depository unknown..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

G. taminata is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena bimaculata Fabricius, 1775 [April 17], Syst. Ent.: 635.

See also: Bapta Stephens, 1829.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AKROBAPTA Werhli, 1924; ANHIBERNIA Staudinger, 1892; BAPTA Stephens, 1829; CIRRETAERA Wehrli, 1939; CORYCIA Duponchel, 1829; CYRTESIA Wehrli, 1937; EAROXYPTERA Djakonov, 1936; EUDJAKONOVIA Fletcher, 1979; LEUCETAERA Warren, 1894; LOMATOGRAPHA Agassiz, 1847; and NEOBAPTA Djakonov, 1936 as junior synonyms of LOMOGRAPHA Hübner, 1825.

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Junior name(s):
Corycia Duponchel, 1829: 110 (key).
Lomatographa ; Agassiz, 1847: 215.


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