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

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Genus:
Anisogonia Butler, 1893 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 12 : 459.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Paragonia deustata Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.124, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 12.

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHILE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Anisogonia was used by Butler without any indication that it was a new generic name; it was evidently obtained from Warren and was unintentionally made nomenclaturally available before Warren's generic description was published.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANISOGONIA Butler, 1893; and ANISOGONIA Warren, 1894 as junior synonyms of ENNADA Blanchard, 1852.

Pitkin (2002) included Anisogonia Butler, 1893; and Anisogonia Warren, 1894 as junior synonyms of Syncirsodes Butler, 1882.

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Junior name(s):
Anisogonia Warren, 1894: 454.


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