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

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Genus:
Siderus Kaye, 1904 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1904 : 195.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : EUMAEINI

Type-species:
Siderus parvinotus Kaye, 1904. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 195.    [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 Lycaenidae in Wikipedia.

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Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to SIDERUS and included species.

Junior name(s):
Bithys Hübner, 1818: 18.
Bythis ; Hübner, 1831: 11.


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