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

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Genus:
Nyodes Laporte, 1970 . Biologia gabon. 6 : 181.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Xanthia brevicornis Walker, 1857. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 466. [(of Elaeodes Hampson, 1913)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CONGO: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Nyodes was proposed as the objective replacement name for Elaeodes Hampson, 1913.

Poole (1989) included 63 species in the genus NYODES.

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Junior name(s):
Elaeodes Hampson, 1913: xi (index), 356.


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