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

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Genus:
Pholisora Scudder, 1872 . Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 4 : 51.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Hesperia catullus Fabricius, 1793. Entomologia systematica : 348.

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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Junior name(s):
Philisora ; Dury, 1878: 14.
Pholisara ; Okano, 1981: 105.
Pholisera ; Anonymous, 1948: 351.
Pholison ; Elrod & Maley, 1906: 173.
Pholisoria ; Bales, 1909: 171.
Pholisoria ; Mielke, 2004: 52.
Pholisura ; Anonymous, 1947: 172.


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