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

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Genus:
Sinia Forster, 1940 . Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. 30(3) : 875.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : POLYOMMATINAE : POLYOMMATINI

Type-species:
Glaucopsyche (Sinia) leechi Forster, 1940. Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. : 875, pl.22, figs 6-7, pl.23, figs 6-7.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

Underside of specimens figured under the same numbers of pl. 22.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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