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

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

Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

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

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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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