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

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Genus:
Panoquina Hemming, 1934 . Entomologist 67 : 38.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia panoquin Scudder, 1863. Proc. Essex Inst. : 178.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
(through Article 67.8 (replacement names)) .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The name Panoquina was introduced as a replacement for Prenes Scudder, 1872, which is invalid under the Law of Homonymy.

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 : Calpodini.

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

Junior name(s):
Panochina ; Torre y Callejas, 1981: 13.
Panoguina ; Buzzi, 1994: 74, 204.
Prenes Scudder, 1872: 60.


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