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

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Genus:
Homodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Homodes crocea Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 6: 280, pl.11, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1894. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 2: 364.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - male JAVA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

Poole (1989) included PHILECIA Walker, 1861 as a junior synonym of HOMODES Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included 10 species in the genus HOMODES.

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