Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Almodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 389.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Almodes terraria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 390.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female HAITI: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Polysemia Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included POLYSEMIA Guenée, 1857 as a junior synonym of ALMODES Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus ALMODES.

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