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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Rhodina Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Rhodina falculalis Guenée, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. 8: 20, pl.4, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 females [AUSTRALIA] NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

Poole (1989) included SYMMOLPIS Turner, 1902 as a junior synonym of RHODINA Guenée, 1854.

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

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to RHODINA and included species.


Submit correction/addition