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

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Genus:
Rhodoecia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 5 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HELIOTHINAE

Type-species:
Xanthia aurantiago GuenĂ©e, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 5: 394, pl.7, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males AMERICA: Northern, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: vii, 51.

Poole (1989) included RHODOECIA in the subfamily HELIOTHINAE.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus RHODOECIA.

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