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

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Genus:
Pseudocopaeodes Skinner & Williams, 1923 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 49 : 137.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Copaeodes eunus Edwards, 1881. Papilio 1: 47.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype USA ([CA]): ? Locality, (CNMH).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 54) stated:-

line 2 : "Copaedes" to read - Copaeodes, [type-species].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Hesperiinae : Hesperiini.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PSEUDOCOPAEODES and included species.

Junior name(s):
Pseudocopaedes ; Hemming, 1967: 382.


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