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

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Genus:
Orneodes Latreille, 1796 . Prècis Caractères génériques Insectes : 148. [Nomenclaturally available but without included nominal species until Latreille, [1822]. An X, in Sonnini's Buffon, Hist. nat. générale et particuliére Crustacés et Insectes 3: 418.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ALUCITOIDEA : ALUCITIDAE

Type-species:
Phalaena hexadactyla Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 542. [(but included by Latreille as Pterophorus hexadactylus Fabricius, an incorrect authorship) by subsequent monotypy.]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by ? Author , ? Year. ? Publication

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Alucita Linnaeus, 1758.

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Senior name:
Alucita Linnaeus, 1758: 542.


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