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

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Genus:
Argestina Riley, 1923 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 : 469.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI

Type-species:
Callerebia waltoni Elwes, 1906. In: Elwes, Hampson & Durrant, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 482, pl.36, figs 14-15.    [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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