Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Hamodes Guenée, 1852
, in Boisduval & Guenée.
Hist. nat. Ins.
7 : 202.
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE
by subsequent designation by
Fauna Br. India
[(as `propitia Guen.', an incorrect authorship)]
Type(s) [NEW GUINEA]: [Bismarck Archipelago], Nouvelle-Irlande, (? Depository)..
Nye (1975) stated:-
Boisduval attributed O. propitia to Guérin-Méneville who did not, however, publish his description of propitia until 1838.
Poole (1989) included HAMODES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).
Poole (1989) included KALMINA Swinhoe, 1891 as a junior synonym of HAMODES Guenée, 1852.
Poole (1989) included 8 species in the genus HAMODES.
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