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

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Genus:
Gaedonea Berio, 1966 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 76 : 128.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gaedonea rosealutea Berio, 1966. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 76: 128, fig.17.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: N.E., Maroantsetra, Foret d'Ambodivoangy, (MNHN, Paris)..

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

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus GAEDONEA.

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