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

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Genus:
Jaspidia Hübner, 1808 . Erste Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. : 4, 5.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 6

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by Int. Commn zool. Nom., 1966, Bull. zool. Nom. 23 Opinion 789:215. Placed on the Official Index of Rejected and Invalid Generic Names in Zoology: Name No. 1867. Out of the two originally included names üJaspidia nana Hübner, 1808, ibidem :4, was cited as the type-species by Tams, 1939, Entomologist 72:138. üJ. nana Hübner, 1808, was later made nomenclaturally available as Cryphia nana Hübner, 1818, and has been placed by McDunnough, 1938, Check List. Lepid. Can. s U.S.A. 1:108, as the senior subjective synonym of Thalpochares aetheria Grote, 1879.

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Senior name:
Hyperstrotia Hampson, 1910: xvi (index), 556.


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