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

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Genus:
Apocheima Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 319.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra hispidaria Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 99.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 361. [(as hispidaria Fabricius, an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna region, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 6 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus APOCHEIMA.

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Junior name(s):
Amphidasis Stephens, 1829: 43.
Apochemia ; Stephens, 1835: 414.


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