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

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Genus:
Byssodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 399.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena argentata Drury, 1773. Illust. nat. hist. exot. insects : Index [1] & 25, pl.14, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 384.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAMAICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Phrygionis Hübner, [1825].

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