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

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Genus:
Nephelodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 5 : 129.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Nephelodes minians Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 5: 130.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 18.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female NORTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Monosca Walker, 1869.

Poole (1989) included MONOSCA Walker, 1869 as a junior synonym of NEPHELODES Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus NEPHELODES.

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