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

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Genus:
Lachnocnema Trimen, 1887 , in Trimen & Bowker. S. Afr. Butts 2 : 233.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : MILETINAE : LACHNOCNEMINI

Type-species:
Hesperia bibulus Fabricius, 1793. Entomologia systematica : 307.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hemming , 1960. Annot. lep. : 11.

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

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Junior name(s):
Lachnocnemenea ; Sharp, 1888: 224.


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