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

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Genus:
Miniodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 119.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Miniodes discolor Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 119, pl.16, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male AFRICA: Western, Cote de Guinée, (MNHN, Paris)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette, 1951, Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 20: 162

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus MINIODES.

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