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

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Genus:
Oedebasis Hampson, 1902 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2 : 352.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Oedebasis ovipennis Hampson, 1902. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2: 352.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [MOZAMBIQUE]: Delagoa Bay, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OEDEBASIS in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus OEDEBASIS.

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