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

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Genus:
Phlebodes Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 107.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Papilio pertinax Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 123, pl.354, figs F-G.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1870. Ent. mon. Mag. 7(76): 93.    [BHLBHL]

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

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 Hesperiinae : Moncini.

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

Junior name(s):
Phebodes ; Burmeister, 1875: 59.
Philebodes ; Hall, 1939: 231.
Philibodes ; Kaye, 1940: 571.


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