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

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Genus:
Kenrickodes Viette, 1961 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 66 : 50.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Perigea rubidata Kenrick, 1917. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 88, pl.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included KENRICKODES 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 7 species in the genus KENRICKODES.

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