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

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Genus:
Miltomiges Mabille, 1903 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 17(a) : 72.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Cobalus cinnamomea Herrich-Schäffer, 1869. Corresp.-Bl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg : 203.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (ZMHU).. See images in Buttterflies of America as Mictris crispus caerula (Mabille, 1877).

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 MILTOMIGES and included species.


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