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

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Genus:
Ocella Evans, 1953 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 3 : 11, 68.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Cyclosemia albata Mabille, 1888. Naturaliste (2), 2: 265, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type PERU: ? Locality, (ZMHU).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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 OCELLA and included species.


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