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

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Genus:
Paronymus Aurivillius, 1925 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 13 : 520.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia ligora Hewitson, 1876. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4), 18: 450.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Evans , 1937. Cat. afr. Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 127.

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

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

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