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

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Genus:
Stallingsia Freeman, 1959 . Lepid. News 12(3/4) : 87.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : MEGATHYMINAE : MEGATHYMINI

Type-species:
Megathymus maculosus Freeman, 1955. Am. Mus. Novit. : 10, figs 21-24, 32-33.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype USA (TX): Kingsville, (AMNH, New York).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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 Hesperiinae : Megathymini

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


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