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

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Genus:
Filodes Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 317.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Pinacia fulvidorsalis Geyer, 1832. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 4: 15, pl.[111], figs 643, 644.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats FILODES in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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