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

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Genus:
Rhodophaea Guenée, 1845 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (2) 3 : 312.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Phycis dubiella Duponchel, 1836. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 10: 213, pl.280, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 254, 255.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Rhodphaea Amsel, 1950; * Rohdophaea Caradja, 1927.

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Junior name(s):
Rhodphaea ; Amsel, 1950: 238.
Rohdophaea ; Caradja, 1927: 400.


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