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

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Genus:
Howarthia Shirôzu & Yamamoto, 1956 . Sieboldia 1(4) : 371.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : THECLINI

Type-species:
Thecla caelestis Leech, 1890. Entomologist 23: 191.    [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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