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

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Genus:
Capnodes Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 374.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Capnodes irene Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 375.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 45.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRAZIL: Nouvelle-Fribourg, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CAPNODES Guenée, 1852; GERISA Walker, 1858; and EGRYRLON Smith, 1900 as junior synonyms of ANTIBLEMMA Hübner, 1823.

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