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

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Genus:
Shijimia Matsumura, 1919 . Thousand Insects Japan 3 : 656.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : POLYOMMATINAE : POLYOMMATINI

Type-species:
Lycaena moorei Leech, 1889. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 109, pl.7, fig.3 [nec 4].    [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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