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

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Genus:
Pseudochliaria Tytler, 1915 . J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 24(1) : 139.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : DEUDORIGINI

Type-species:
Pseudochliaria virgoides Tytler, 1915. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 24: 139, pl.3, fig.26.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The taxon represented by the nominal species Pseudochliaria virgoides Tytler is currently treated subjectively on taxonomic grounds as being the same as that represented by the older-established nominal species Hypolycaena virgo Elwes, 1887 (Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 446).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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