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

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Genus:
Motasingha Watson, 1893 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 71 [key], 73.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : TRAPEZITINAE

Type-species:
Hesperilla dirphia Hewitson, 1868. Descr. One Hundred new Spec. Hesp. : 38.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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