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

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Genus:
Renodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 367.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Renodes curvicosta Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 367, pl.24, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 135.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males BRAZIL: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included RENODES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included DRAGANA Walker, 1859; HILEIA Walker, 1862; APPHADANA Walker, 1866: 1212 (preoccupied); MARESIA Walker, 1866; and AMBLYGOES Butler, 1879 as junior synonyms of GESONIA Walker, 1859.

Poole (1989) included DAGASSA Walker, 1858; and APPHADANA Walker, 1865: 1094 as junior synonyms of RENODES Guenée, 1952.

Poole (1989) included 19 species in the genus RENODES.

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