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

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Genus:
Satarupa Moore, 1865 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 : 780.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Satarupa gopala Moore, 1865. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 780, pl.42, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 265.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 54) stated:-

1866 (3) to read - 1865 (3), [genus journal volume].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Saturapa ; Mabille, 1903: 49.


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