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

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Genus:
Plumbago Evans, 1953 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 3 : 12, 96.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Achlyodes plumbago Plötz, 1884. Jahrb. Nass. Ver. Nat. 37: 14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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