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

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Genus:
Spinuncina Wehrli, 1937 . Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M. 51 : 119.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phasiane rippertaria Duponchel, 1830. In: Godart & Duponchel, Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 8(1): 159, pl.180, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Asmate Gumppenberg, 1887.

Spinuncina was originally proposed as a subgenus of Semiothisa Hübner, 1818; it was again proposed by Wehrli, 1937 September 8, Ent. Rdsch. 54: 563.

See: ASMATE Gumppenberg, 1887.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ASMATE Gumppenberg, 1887; and SPINUNCINA Wehrli, 1937 as junior synonyms of DIGRAMMIA Gumppenberg, 1887.

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Senior name:
Asmate Gumppenberg, 1887: 335 (key).


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