junior homonym


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junior homonym

the more recently published of two or more identical names for the same or different taxa.
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The species Anomiopsoides aurita (Burmeister) was originally described in the genus Anomiopsis Burmeister 1861 (junior homonym of Anomiopsis Westwood 1837).
A junior homonym was detected amongst the Arachnida and the replacement name Sandokan is proposed for Oncopus Thorell 1876 (Opiliones, Laniatores).
Pont (1980) subsequently renamed it, due to it being a junior homonym of C.