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

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Genus:
Apocheima Herrich-Schäffer, 1838 , in Panzer. Faunae Insect. Germ. initia (Heft 163) : wrapper [legend for fig.11].

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Amphidasis flabellaria Heeger, 1838. Beitr. Schmett. : 6, pl., figs 6-112.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of Apocheima Hübner, [1825] 1816, Verz. bekannter Schmett.: 319 - Lepid. Geometridae. The objective replacement name is Apochima Agassiz, 1847.

See: APOCHIMA Agassiz, 1847.

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Senior name:
Apochima Agassiz, 1847: 29.


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