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

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Genus:
Jorgensenia Schaus, 1924 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 65(7) : 26.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Jorgensenia cunegunda Schaus, 1924. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 65(7): 26.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

A junior homonym of Jorgensenia Kieffer, 1913, in Wytsman, Genera Insect. 152: 118, 148, - Insecta, Diptera. The objective replacement name is Geriojennsa Watson nom. n. [1980].

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Senior name:
Geriojennsa Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980: 78.


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