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

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Genus:
Hesperilla Hewitson, 1868 . Descr. One Hundred new Spec. Hesp. (2) : 37.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : TRAPEZITINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia ornata Leach, 1814. In: Leach & Nodder, Zool. Miscell. 1: 126, pl 55, f 1-3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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