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Species Epicoma contristis Hübner, 1823

General References

Edwards, E.D. 1996. Notodontidae (Ceruridae). pp. 272-274, 366-367 in Nielsen, E.S., Edwards, E.D. & Rangsi, T.V. (eds). Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Australia. Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera. Collingwood : CSIRO Publishing Vol. 4 xiv 529 pp. & CD-ROM. [273] (sp. rev. and Note #517: Epicoma contristis Hübner, 1823. Hübner ([1819]-1823) in ([1819]) named the species figured on pl. 38, figs 217,218 Epicoma tristis. In the text, published in 1823, Hübner used the name Epicoma contristis Hübner, 1823. E. contristis Hübner is thus a junior objective synonym of E. tristis Hübner. E. tristis Hübner is a junior secondary homonym of both E. tristis (Donovan, 1805) and E. tristis (Lewin, 1805))


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