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

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Genus:
Apocheima Janse, 1917 . Check-list S. Afr. Lepid. Heterocera : 109.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Synonym

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Notes:
Record from the BMNH card index of Lepidoptera names.

According to the index card(/a> APOCHEIMA Janse, 1917 is a junior synonym of PALAEONYSSIA Harrison, 1916. We have not checked the original reference!

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Senior name:
Palaeonyssia Harrison, 1916: 227.


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