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

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Genus:
Dyserga Petersen, 1909 . Dt. ent. Z. 22 : 281.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Geometra coronata Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.72, figs 372, 373.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Chloroclystis Hübner, [1825].

See: CHLOROCLYSTIS Hübner, [1825] 1816.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AETHEOLEPIS Warren, 1896; CHLOROPLINTHA Warren, 1897; DYSERGA Petersen, 1909; GYMNOPERA Warren, 1896; OLIGOCLYSTIA Bastelberger, 1911; SESQUIPTERA Warren, 1896; and SIMOTRICHA Warren, 1897 as junior synonyms of CHLOROCLYSTIS Hübner, 1825.

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Senior name:
Chloroclystis Hübner, 1825: 323.


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