New subfamily and genus names for Ferganiinae Gorochov, 1987 and Fergania Sharov, 1968 (Orthoptera)

Abstract :

A junior homonym was detected among the orthopteran genus group names and the following replacement name is proposed: Ademirsoyus nom. nov. for Fergania Sharov, 1968. Accordingly, new combination is herein proposed for the species currently included in this genus. Ademirsoyus reductus (Sharov, 1968) comb. nov.. In addition to this, I propose the replacement name Ademirsoyinae new name for the subfamily name Ferganiinae Gorochov, 1987.

Keyword :

nomenclatural change, homonymy, replacement name, Ademirsoyinae, Ademirsoyus

Author(s) : Özdikmen, H.
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Published Issue : 2008 Vol. 3 Number 2

2008 Vol. 3 Number 2