International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature

Case 3761

Overview

Case 3761: Platypleurini Schmidt, 1918: Proposed precedence over Hamzaria Distant, 1905 to conserve nomenclatural stability in the Cicadidae (Insecta, Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadoidea)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2018
Authors: Marshall, D. C., Moulds, M., Boulard, M., Sanborn, A. F., Ewart, A., Wei, C., Marathe, K., Popple, L. W., Price, B. W., Simon, C.
Journal:Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature
Volume:75
Issue:
Start Page:49
Pagination:
Date Published:05/2018
Type of Article:Case
Keywords: Nomenclature, taxonomy, Hemiptera, CICADIDAE, HAMZINI, HAMZARIA, PLATYPLEURINI, Hamza, Platypleura, cicadas
Abstract:

The purpose of this application, under Article 23.9.3 of the Code, is to conserve the usage of the family-group name Platypleurini Schmidt, 1918 and its derivatives for a group of Old World cicada species, by giving it precedence over the senior synonym Hamzaria Distant, 1905. Platypleurini was recently synonymised with Hamzini following molecular data that appeared in a dissertation. Platypleurini was used for the family group containing Platypleura from 1918 to the present day in at least 127 publications, while only four papers have applied Hamzini in the new sense (including Platypleura).

Full Text:

http://dx.doi.org/10.21805/bzn.v75.a012

Case:
Case 3761

Volume/Issue:
75

Taxonomic Group(s):
Hemiptera, Insecta

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Opinions

Opinion 2466: Platypleurini Schmidt, 1918 (Insecta, Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadoidea): name conserved by conditional reversal of precedence
Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2020
Authors: ICZN
Journal:Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature
Volume:77
Issue:
Start Page:147
Pagination:
Date Published:12/2020
Type of Article:Opinion
Keywords: Nomenclature, taxonomy, Hemiptera, CICADIDAE, HAMZINI, HAMZARIA, PLATYPLEURINI, Hamza, Platypleura, cicadas
Abstract:

The International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature has conserved the usage of the family-group name Platypleurini Schmidt, 1918 for a group of Old-World cicadas over its senior subjective synonym Hamzaria Distant, 1905.

Full Text:

http://dx.doi.org/10.21805/bzn.v77.a048

Opinion:
Opinion 2466

Volume/Issue:
77

Taxonomic Group(s):

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Status of Case:
Resolved (Opinion Issued)


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