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

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Genus:
Shirozua Sibatani & Ito, 1942 . Tenthredo, Kyoto 3(4) : 322.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : THECLINI

Type-species:
Thecla jonasi Janson, 1877. Cist. ent. 2: 157.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 55) stated:-

Sibatai to read - Sibatani, [genus author].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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