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

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Genus:
Eretis Mabille, 1891 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 35(Bull.) : lxxi.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Eretis melania Mabille, 1891. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 35: lxxi.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Erites ; Watson, 1893: 48.


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