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

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Genus:
Anisozyga Prout, 1911 . Entomologist 44 : 26.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Comibaena pieroides Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 580. [(of ANISOGAMIA Warren, 1896)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female AUSTRALIA: [Queensland], Moreton Bay, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Anisozyga was proposed as the objective replacement name for Anisogamia Warren, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANISOGAMIA Warren, 1896; ANISOZYGA Prout, 1911; CHLOROMACHIA Warren, 1897; CHLOROSTROTA Warren, 1897; FELICIA Thierry-Mieg, 1915; GALACTOCHLORA Warren, 1907; LOPHOMACHIA Prout, 1912; OCHROGNESIA Warren, 1894; and OSTEOSEMA Warren, 1894 as a junior synonyms of EUCYCLODES Warren, 1894

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Junior name(s):
Anisogamia Warren, 1896: 286.
Felicia Thierry-Mieg, 1915: 40.
Hamalolepis Prout, 1912: 79.


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