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

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Genus:
Sacadodes Dyar, 1912 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 14 : 167.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Sacadodes pyralis Dyar, 1912. Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 14: 168.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 1 female TRINIDAD: ? Locality, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SACADODES in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

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

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