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

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Genus:
Dicyclodes Warren, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 75.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Dicyclodes hieroglyphica Warren, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 76.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 males, 3 females NEW GUINEA: [Papua New Guinea], Angabunga River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included BALLIACE Walker, 1860; DIAMUNA Walker, 1860; DICYCLODES Warren, 1906; GALANAGEIA Lucas, 1900; MACROCTENIA Turner, 1930; MACROXYSTRA Fletcher, 1979; and MONOCTOPHORA Lucas, 1900 as junior synonyms of OENOCHROMA Guenée, 1857. [November 10].

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