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

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Genus:
Almeria Agenjo, 1949 . Graellsia 7 : 105.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria kalischata Staudinger, 1870. Berl. ent. Z. 14: 127.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SPAIN]: ANDALUSIA, MALAGA: Algeria: Oran, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Almeria was again proposed by Agenjo, 1952, Faun. Lepid. Almeriense: 176. Almeria Agenjo, 1949, is not preoccupied by * Almeria, Paetel, 1875, Fam. Gatt. Moll.: 7, an incorrect subsequent spelling of Ameria Adams, 1861.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ALMERIA.

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Junior name(s):
Almeria Agenjo, 1952: 176.


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