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

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Genus:
Monodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 5 : 240.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Monodes nucicolora Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. (Lépid.), 5: 241, pl.4, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [U.S.A.]: Florida, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HAPALOTIS Hübner. 1821; MONODES Guenée, 1852; CARBONA Schaus, 1906; and PSILOMONODES Warren, 1911 as junior synonyms of ELAPHRIA Hübner, 1818.

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