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

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Genus:
Ploetzia Saalm├╝ller, 1884 . Lepid. Madagascar 1 : 115.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia amygdalis Mabille, 1877. Bull. Soc. zool. Fr. : 234 (note).    [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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Junior name(s):
Systole Mabille, 1886: pl.51.


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