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

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Genus:
Oxynetra Felder & Felder, 1862 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 6(6) : 179.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRRHOPYGINAE : OXYNETRINI

Type-species:
Oxynetra semihyalina Felder & Felder, 1862. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 6: 180.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

Junior name(s):
Oxenetra ; Spitz, 1932: ? Page.
Oxenetra ; DeVries, 1983: 675.
Oxinetra ; Spitz, 1932: 868.


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