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

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Genus:
Anthodes Hampson, 1918 . Novit. zool. 25 : 142.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Anthodes acynodonta Dognin, 1914. Hétérocères nouv. Am. Sud. 8: 18.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype URUGUAY: ? Locality, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Anthodes Dognin, 1914. This generic name was used and made avallable by Dognin prior to its proposal and generic description by Hampson. The objective replacement name is Anthodes Dognin, 1914.

See: ANTHODES Dognin, 1914.

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Senior name:
Anthodes Dognin, 1914: 18.


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