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

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Genus:
Focillodes Bethune-Baker, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 281.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Focillodes dinawa Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 282.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Dinawa & Aroa River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included FOCILLODES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included CONTORTIVENA Bethune-Baker, 1906 as a junior synonym of FOCILLODES Bethune-Baker, 1906.

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus FOCILLODES.

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