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

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Genus:
Michaelus Nicolay, 1979 . Bull. Allyn Mus. (56) : 29.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : EUMAEINI

Type-species:
Thecla vibidia Hewitson, 1869. Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae 1: 119, pl.49, figs 242-243.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

Learn more about Lycaenidae in Wikipedia.

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