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

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Genus:
Plagiothyrus Mabille & Boullet, 1919 . Annls Sci. nat. (10) 2(4/6) : 247.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : EUDAMINI

Type-species:
Cobalus leucomelas Geyer, 1832. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. : 11, pl.[108], figs 623-624.    [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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