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

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Genus:
Entomoloma Ragonot, 1875 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 5(Bull.) : xliii.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE

Type-species:
Tortrix nemorana Hübner, 1799. Samml. eur. Schmett. 7: pl.1 fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Walsingham , 1907. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1907: 988.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Entomoloma Ragonot, 1875, was treated as a nomen-nudum by Hodges et al, 1983, Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico including Greenland, p. 30.

Fletcher & Nye (1982) and Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Macropia Costa, [1836].

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Senior name:
Macropia Costa, 1836: [196].


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