Case 3643: Mutilla clytemnestra Fox, 1899 (currently Dasymutilla clytemnestra) and Mutilla clytemnestra Péringuey, 1899 (currently Mutilla dasya Péringuey, 1899): maintenance of current usage (Insecta, Hymenoptera, Aculeata, VESPOIDEA, MUTILLIDAE)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2014
Authors:D. J. Brothers, Manley, D. G. , Williams, K. A.
Journal:Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature
Start Page:13
Date Published:03/2014
Type of Article:Case

The purpose of this application, under Articles 23.9.3, 78.1 and 81.2.1 of the Code, is to maintain usage of the names clytemnestra Fox, 1899 (currently Dasymutilla clytemnestra) and dasya Péringuey, 1899 (currently Mutilla dasya) through suppression of the senior objective synonym Mutilla clytemnestra Péringuey, 1899 for the purposes of both the Principle of Priority and the Principle of Homonymy.

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith