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

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Genus:
Plecopterodes Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : 6 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Grammodes moderata Wallengren, 1860. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 4: 174.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1913. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 13: 141.

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [SOUTH AFRICA]: Caffraria, (NR, Stockholm)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1913, ibidem 13: viii, 141.

Poole (1989) included 13 species in the genus PLECOPTERODES.

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