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

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Genus:
Ptelina Clench, 1965 , in Fox, Lindsey et al. Mem. Am. ent. Soc. 19 : 271.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : PORITIINAE : PENTILINI : PENTILINA

Type-species:
Pentila carnuta Hewitson, 1873. Ent. mon. Mag. 9: 125.    [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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