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

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Genus:
Rhadinomphax Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 13 [key], 197.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Jodis divincta Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 543.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species, the generic name was published as * Iodis, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus RHADINOMPHAX.

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