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

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Genus:
Lophodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 211.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Lophodes sinistraria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 212.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of Lophodes Dejean, 1836, Cat. Coléopt. (Edn 3): 284 - Coleoptera. The objective replacement name is Pholodes nom. n. [Fletcher, 1979].

See: PHOLODES Fletcher, 1979.

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Senior name:
Pholodes Fletcher, 1979: 163.


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