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

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Genus:
Iolana Bethune-Baker, 1914 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 26 : 162.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : POLYOMMATINAE : POLYOMMATINI

Type-species:
Lycaena iolas Ochsenheimer, 1816. Schmett. Eur. 4: 144.    [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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