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

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Rhodoneura Guenée, 1858 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10(Atlas) : Siculides pl.1 fig. 8; Explication des planches, Siculides planche 1.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Rhodoneura pudicula Guenée, 1858. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Ins. 10(Atlas): Siculides pl.1 fig.8; Explication des planches.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

The title-page of volume 10 of Guenée's work is dated 1857, but the Atlas has a separate title-page which is dated 1858.

See also: Osca Walker, [1863].

RHODONEURA was included within the subfamily THYRIDIDAE: SICULODINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Osca Walker, 1863: 73.

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