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

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Genus:
Myrinia Evans, 1953 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 3 : 10, 66.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Cyclosemia myris Mabille, 1898. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 66: 194.    [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 Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Pyrrginae: Carcharodini.

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

Junior name(s):
Myrina ; Maza & Maza, 1993: 203.


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