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

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Genus:
Aulopola Meyrick, 1886 . Trans. N.Z. Inst. 18 : 184.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym & Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Hermione xanthaspis Meyrick, 1883. N.Z. J. Sci. Dunedin 1: 526. [(of Hermione Meyrick, 1883)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) NEW ZEALAND: Lake Guyon, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Aulopola was proposed as the objective replacement name for Hermione Meyrick, 1883; it was again proposed by Meyrick, 1886, Trans. N.Z. Inst. 18: 184.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AULOPOLA Meyrick, 1885; HERMIONE Meyrick, 1883; PANCYMA Meyrick, 1885; and PANOPAEA Meyrick, 1883 as junior synonyms of EPIPHRYNE Meyrick, 1883.

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Senior name:
Aulopola Meyrick, 1885: 589.


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