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

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Genus:
Sacrator Evans, 1955 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 4 : 205, 222.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Hesperia sacrator Godman & Salvin, 1879. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 154, pl.14, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type COLOMBIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

Notes:
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 : Calpodini.

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


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