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Warneckeella Wehrli, 1950 . Ent. Ber. Amst. 13 : 77.

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Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:

Dyscia malatyana Wehrli, 1934. Int. ent. Z. 27: 535, fig.19.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [TURKEY]: Malatya, (? Depository)..

Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Warneckeella was proposed as a subgenus of Dyscia Hübner, [1825], and was again so proposed by Wehrli, 1953, in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 4 (Suppl.): 660.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CALODYSCIA Wehrli, 1950; CATADYSCIA Wehrli, 1950; EUDYSCIA Wehrli, 1950; IBERAFRINA Wehrli, 1950; MAESIA Stephens, 1831; PSEDNOTHRIX Hübner, 1825; RJABOVANA Wehrli, 1950; SCODIONA Boisduval, 1840; WARNECKEELLA Wehrli, 1950; and ZULEIKA Bang-Haas, 1906 as junior synonyms of DYSCIA Hübner, 1825.

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Junior name(s):
Warneckeella Wehrli, 1953: 660.

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