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

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Genus:
Pseudelaeodes Viette, 1965 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 70 : 90.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Elaeodes proteoides Kenrick, 1917. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 90, pl.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette, 1967, Faune Madagascar 20 (2): 686

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PSEUDELAEODES in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PSEUDELAEODES.

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Junior name(s):
Pseudealodes ; Laporte, 1970: 1048.


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