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

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Genus:
Chaerodes ; Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 548.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling.

See: AESCHROPTERYX Butler, 1883.

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Senior name:
Aeschropteryx Butler, 1883: 197 (key), 204, pl.9, figs 7, 8.


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