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

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Omiodes Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 355.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:

Omiodes humeralis Guenée, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. 8: 356.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Shibuya , 1928. J. Fac. Agric. Hokkaido imp. Univ. 22: 203.

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

A usage of Omiodes Gueneé, 1854, by Felder, 1875, in Felder & Rogenhofer Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) (Abt.2) Inhalts-Verz. to pls 108-140: 14, was listed in error by Neave, 1940 Nomencl. zool. 3: 410, as a Felder genus.

OMIODES was included within the subfamily CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE by Munroe & Solis, in Kristensen (1999).

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats OMIODES in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Omiodes ; Felder, 1875: 410.

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