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

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Genus:
Rodriguesia Dyar, 1912 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 14 : 61.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Deva ornata Ottolengui, 1898. Can. Ent. 30: 106, pl.5, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: N. Mexico, Hot Springs, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

D. ornata is a junior subjective synonym of Plusia howardi Edwards, 1877, Pacif. Coast Lepid. No. 25: 1.

Poole (1989) included RODRIGUESIA Dyar, 1912 as junior synonyms of CHALCOPASTA Hampson, 1908.

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