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

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Genus:
Bombycodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 217.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Bombycodes aspilaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 219.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Warren , 1894. Novit. zool. 1: 426. [(= festiva Cramer)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female COLOMBIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus BOMBYCODES.

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