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

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Genus:
Ludens Evans, 1955 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 4 : 84, 102.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Cobalus ludens Mabille, 1891. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 35: lxxxiii.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type PANAMA: ? Locality, (ZMHU).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Hesperiinae : Moncini.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to LUDENS and included species.


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