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

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Genus:
Zuleika Bang-Haas, 1906 . Dt. ent. Z. Iris 19 : 142.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Scodiona nobilaria Bang-Haas, 1906. Dt. ent. Z. Iris 19: 141, pl.5, fig.13.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) ALGERIA: S. Oran, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Omitted from Neave, 1939-1975, Nomencl. zool. 1-7.

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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