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

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Genus:
Jamides Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 71.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : POLYOMMATINAE : POLYOMMATINI

Type-species:
Papilio bochus Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 210, pl.391, figs C-D.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 199.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

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