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

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Genus:
Granila Mabille, 1903 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 17(a) : 7 [key], 11.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRRHOPYGINAE : PASSOVINI

Type-species:
Pyrrhopyga paseas Hewitson, 1857. Ill. exot. Butts 5: [118], pl.[59], fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . See images in Buttterflies of America.

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

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Pyrginae : Pyrrhopygini.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to GRANILA and included species.


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