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

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Genus:
Odontodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 50.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : STICTOPTERINAE

Type-species:
Odontodes aleuca Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 51, pl.13, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EAST INDIES: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Burdria Walker, 1869, and Nedroma Walker, 1869

Poole (1989) included NEDROMA Walker, 1869; and BURDRIA as junior synonyms of ODONTODES Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus ODONTODES.

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