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

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Genus:
Apoma Berio, 1980 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 83 : 8, 17.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Leucania riparia Boisduval, 1829. Index meth. Eur. Lepid. : 6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type FRANCE: Monspel, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

A junior homonym of Apoma Beck, 1837, Index Mollusc. Mus. A.C. Frederici: 89, - Mollusca. The objective replacement name is Anapoma Berio, 1980.

Poole (1989) included HYPHILARE Hübner, 1821; HELIOPHILA Hübner, 1822; LEUCANIA Boisduval, 1829; SABLIA Sukhareva 1873 (as SABILIA Sukhareva, 1873); and APOMA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of ALETIA Hübner, 1821.


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Senior name:
Anapoma Berio, 1980: 40.


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