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

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Genus:
Xenodryas Gistel, 1848 . Naturg. Thierreichs : x.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unnecessary Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena conspicillator Cramer, 1777. Uitl. Kapellen 2: 1, pl.97, figs A, B. [(of PHYLLODES Boisduval, 1832)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [MOLUCCAS]: Amboina [I.], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Proposed, unnecessarily, as an objective replacement name for Phyllodes Boisduval, 1832.

See: PHYLLODES Boisduval, 1832.

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Senior name:
Phyllodes Boisduval, 1832: 246.


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