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

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Genus:
Tesomonoda Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 476.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Ligidia endolopha Hampson, 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10: 799, pl.174, fig.7. [(of Odontosema Warren, 1913)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 females NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Milne Bay, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ODONTOSEMA Warren, 1913 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of TESOMONODA Nye, 1975.

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

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Junior name(s):
Odontosema Warren, 1913: 233.


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