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

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Genus:
Pyrrhochalcia Mabille, 1904 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 17(b) : 85 [key], 89.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : COELIADINAE

Type-species:
Papilio iphis Drury, 1773. Illust. nat. hist. exot. insects : index et 26, pl.15, figs 3-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Lindsey , 1925. Ann. ent. Soc. Am. 18(1): 99.

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

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

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