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

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Genus:
Dryocoetis Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 316.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

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

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Warren , 1893. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 420.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Boarmia Treitschke, 1825.

See: BOARMIA Treitschke, 1825 [October 18].

Parsons et al. (1999) included ALCIPPE Gumppenberg, 1887; ASTACUDA Moore, 1888; BOARMIA Treitschke, 1825 [October 18]; DROCOETIS 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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Senior name:
Boarmia Treitschke, 1825: 433.


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