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

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Genus:
Homogramma Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 88.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Salia mimalis Hübner, 1818. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl.[208], figs 1-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 219. [(as a junior name of *miacalis Hübner, an incorrect subsequent spelling.)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Homogramma is a junior objective synonym of Salia Hübner, [1818].

See: SALIA Hübner, [1818].

Poole (1989) included MEGATOMIS Hübner, 1821; HOMOGRAMMA Guenée, 1854; AEGARA Walker, 1866; and BATYMA Schaus, 1906 as junior synonyms of SALIA Hübner, 1818.

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Senior name:
Salia Hübner, 1818: pl.[208].


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