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

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Genus:
Oederastria Hampson, 1902 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2 : 375.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Oederastria ectorhoda Hampson, 1902. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2: 375.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [RHODESIA]: Mashonaland, Salisbury, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus OEDERASTRIA.

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