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

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Genus:
Onespa Steinhauser, 1974 . Bull. Allyn Mus. (22) : 13.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Onespa nubis Steinhauser, 1974. Bull. Allyn Mus. : 14, figs 37-40, 79-80.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype, Type & Paratype HONDURAS: Montecristo, (MGCL).. 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 Hesperiinae : Hesperiini.

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


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