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

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Genus:
Iambiodes Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : xv [key], 659.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Tarache anormalis Hampson, 1906. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 17: 475.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female INDIA: [Andhra Pradesh], Gooty, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included IAMBIODES in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus IAMBIODES Hampson, 1908

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Junior name(s):
Jambiodes ; Gaede, 1934: 74.


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