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

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Genus:
Calomicta Gumppenberg, 1887 . Nova Acta Acad. Caesar. Leop. Carol. 49 : 340. [1896, ibidem 65: 266.]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Stegania dalmataria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 47.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

An unnecessary replacement name for and a junior objective synonym of Eustegania Gumppenberg, 1887.

See: EUSTEGANIA Gumppenberg, 1887.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CALOMICTA Gumppenberg, 1887; EUSTEGANIA Gumppenberg, 1887; and TERPNOMICTA Lederer, 1852 as junior synonyms of STEGANIA Guenée, 1845.

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Senior name:
Eustegania Gumppenberg, 1887: 334 (key).


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