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

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Genus:
Rhodaria Duponchel, 1845 . Cat. méth. Lépid. Eur. : 199.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena sanguinalis Linnaeus, 1767. Systema Naturae (Edn 12), 1: 882.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Guenée , 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. (Spec. gén. Lépid.), 8: 170.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Rhodaria has been used as the original generic name for species which are now in the Noctuidae.

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