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

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Genus:
Leptalina Mabille, 1904 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 17(b) : 92 [key], 110.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HETEROPTERINAE

Type-species:
Steropes unicolor Bremer & Grey, 1853. In: Motschulsky, √Čtud. ent. : 61.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Lindsey , 1925. Ann. ent. Soc. Am. 18(1): 90.

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

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

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