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

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Genus:
Alloeoneura Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 112.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Alloeoneura marmorata Warren, 1895. Novit. zool. 2: 113.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of Alloeoneura Loew, 1879, Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 28 (Abh.): 594 - Hemiptera. The objective replacement name is Distoneura Fletcher, 1979 3: 79.

See: DISTONEURA Fletcher, 1979.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ALLOEONEURA Warren, 1895 as a junior synonym of DISTONEURA Fletcher, 1979.

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Senior name:
Distoneura Fletcher, 1979: 63.


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