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

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Genus:
Scedopla Butler, 1878 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Scedopla regalis Butler, 1878. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 1: 201.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male JAPAN: Yokohama, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SCEDOPLA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus SCEDOPLA.

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