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

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Genus:
Paracodia Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10 : 352.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Tarache puella Schaus, 1904. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 30: 158.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Paracodia Druce, 1909, -Lepid., Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Cadiorapa nom. n. [Nye, 1975].

See: CADIORAPA Nye, 1975.

Poole (1989) included PARACODIA Hampson, 1910 as a junior synonym of CADIORAPA Nye, 1975.

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Senior name:
Cadiorapa Nye, 1975: 93.


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