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Liturgusa Saussure, 1869 (Insecta, Mantodea, liturgusidae): conservation as a justified emendation

Author:
Svenson, Gavin J.
Source:
Bulletin of zoological nomenclature 2014 v.71 no.1 pp. 60-66
ISSN:
0007-5167
Subject:
Mantodea, animal taxonomy, biological nomenclature
Abstract:
The Mantodea genus name Liturgusa Saussure, 1869 was originally published as Liturgousa but the spelling of Liturgusa (an unjustified emendation) has been in prevailing usage since 1900 and as such is deemed available under Article 33.2.3.1 of the Code.
Agid:
5620770