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

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Genus:
Falcatelodes Draudt, 1929 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 702.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : APATELODINAE

Type-species:
Apatelodes anava Druce, 1890. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 504.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) ECUADOR: Sarayacu, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 702 is stated on page 697 to be 13.ix.1929 in both the German and the English editions.

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