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

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Genus:
Spioniades Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 114.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Papilio artemides Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 211, pl.391, figs L-M.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 270.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Pyrrginae: Pyrgini.

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

Junior name(s):
Spinoiades ; Zikán, 1928: 26.
Spionades ; Watson, 1893: 44 (key), 58.
Spionides ; Mielke, 2004: 55.
Spionrades ; Mabille, 1903: 43 (key).


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