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

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Genus:
Onenses Godman & Salvin, 1895 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Rhopalocera) 2 : 414.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Leucochitonea hyalophora Felder, 1869. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 19: 477.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 52) stated:-

Leuchocitonea" to read - Leucochitonea and : after "Felder" add - 1869, [for the generic name of the type-species & add 1869 for the type-species year].

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Rhopalocera volume 2

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: Pyrgini.

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

Junior name(s):
Onensis ; Hayward, 1933: 219.


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