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

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Genus:
Serrodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 251.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena inara Cramer, 1779. Uitl. Kapellen 3: 78, pl.239, fig.E.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 132.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Coromandel Coast, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. inara is a junior subjective synonym of Noctua partita Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Ent.: 604.

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

Poole (1989) included 11 species in the genus SERRODES.

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