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

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Genus:
Lerema Scudder, 1872 . Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 4 : 61.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Papilio accius Smith, 1797. In: Smith & Abbot, Nat. Hist. lepid. Ins. Georgia 1: 45, pl.23.    [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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Junior name(s):
Larema ; Scudder, 1874: 166.
Lerena ; Jörgensen, 1935: 97.
Leroma ; Plötz, 1882: 52.


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