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

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Genus:
Heronia Mabille & Boullet, 1912 . Annls Sci. nat. (9) 16 : 139.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : EUDAMINI

Type-species:
Telegonus labriaris Butler, 1877. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 148.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type BRAZIL (AM): ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. 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.

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


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