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

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Genus:
Apharitis Riley, 1925 . Novit. zool. 32 : 70, 78.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : APHNAEINI

Type-species:
Polyommatus epargyros Eversmann, 1854. Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Mosc. : 178, pl.1, figs 1-2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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