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

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Genus:
Igapophilus Mielke, 1980 . Acta biol. paran. 8/9 : 139.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Igapophilus rufus Mielke, 1980. Acta biol. paran. : 140, figs 19-25, 59-63.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype & Allotype BRAZIL (SC): ? Locality, (DZUP).. 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 Hesperiinae : Moncini.

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


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