Bionomina <p><strong>Bionomina</strong> is an international journal of biological nomenclature and terminology.</p> en-US (Alain Dubois) (Zhi-Qiang Zhang) Mon, 22 Apr 2024 00:00:00 +1200 OJS 60 <strong><em>Thorictus cirenaicus</em> John, 1965 and <em>Thorictus cirenaicus</em> A. Fiori, 1914, a peculiar case of concomitant subjective synonymy and primary homonymy (Coleoptera, Dermestidae, Thorictinae)</strong> <p align="justify"><span style="color: #000000;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span lang="en-GB">The description of </span><span lang="en-GB"><em>Thorictus cirenaicus</em></span><span lang="en-GB"> made by Andrea Fiori in a paper of 1914 escaped all subsequent entomologists who worked on the group, so much so that in 1965 Hans John described </span><span lang="en-GB"><em>Thorictus cirenaicus</em></span><span lang="en-GB"> as a new species from one of the syntypes recorded by Fiori, giving rise to a peculiar case of concomitant synonymy and homonymy.</span></span></span></span></p> ROBERTO POGGI Copyright (c) 2024 Mon, 22 Apr 2024 00:00:00 +1200