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

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Genus:
Nesoxenica Waterhouse & Lyell, 1914 . Butts Australia : 5, 28, 35.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI : COENONYMPHINA

Type-species:
Lasiommata leprea Hewitson, 1864. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3), 2: 249, pl.16, figs 6-7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 52) stated:-

Lyall to read - Lyell, [genus author].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Xeniconympha Novickij, 1923: 60.


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