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

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Genus:
Anthoptus Bell, 1942 . Am. Mus. Novit. (No. 1205) : 7.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia epictetus Fabricius, 1793. Entomologia systematica : 330.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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 : Anthoptini.

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