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

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Genus:
Narcosius Steinhauser, 1986 . Bull. Allyn Mus. (104) : 8.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : EUDAMINI

Type-species:
Papilio narcosius Stoll, 1790. Aanhang. Uitl. Kapellen : 171, pl.39, fig.8.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Neotype SURINAM: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

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