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

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Genus:
Paramimus Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 115.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Urbanus scurra Hübner, 1809. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl.[160].    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1870. Ent. mon. Mag. 7(76): 97.    [BHLBHL]

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

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 Pyrrginae: Achlyodini.

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

Junior name(s):
Paraminus ; Hübner, 1825: pl.[154].


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