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

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Genus:
Mimoniades Hübner, 1823 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : 27.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRRHOPYGINAE : PYRRHOPYGINI

Type-species:
Mimoniades ocyalus Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 27, pl.[62], figs 353-354.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Pyrginae : Pyrrhopygini.

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