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

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Genus:
Saliana Evans, 1955 . Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 4 : 400, 442.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Papilio salius Cramer, 1775. Uitl. Kapellen 1: 107, pl.68, fig.E.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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 SALIANA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Limnochores ; Keferstein, 1874: 226.
Salianax ; Kesselring & Ebert, 1982: 109.


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