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

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Genus:
Petrelaea Toxopeus, 1929 . Tijdschr. Ent. 72(3/4) : 242.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : POLYOMMATINAE : POLYOMMATINI

Type-species:
Petrelaea dana varia Toxopeus, 1929. Tijdschr. Ent. 72: 242.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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