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

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Genus:
Boarmia Treitschke, 1825 , in Ochsenheimer. Schmett. Eur. 5(2) : 433.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra roboraria Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 101.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Duponchel , 1829. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 7(2): 107.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The objective synonyms Boarmia Treitschke and Dryocoetis Hübner were both proposed in 1825. The dates of publication of the relevant parts of the works concerned were discussed by Fletcher, 1966, Entomologist's Gaz. 17: 10-12.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ALCIPPE Gumppenberg, 1887; ASTACUDA Moore, 1888; BOARMIA Treitschke, 1825 [October 18]; DRYOCOETIS Hübner, 1825; EROBATODES Wehrli, 1943; MAIDANA Swinhoe, 1900; NARAPA Moore, 1887; PSEUDANGERONA Moore, 1887; PSEUDOBOARMIA McDunnough, 1920; and SERRACA Moore, 1887 as junior synonyms of HYPOMECIS Hübner, 1821.

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Junior name(s):
Alcippe Gumppenberg, 1887: 335 (key).
Baormia ; Duponchel, 1829: 107 (key).
Calichodes Warren, 1897: 246.
Cymatophora Hübner, 1806: [2].
Drycoetis ; Hübner, 1826: 49.
Dryocoetis Hübner, 1825: 316.


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