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

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Genus:
Strephonota Johnson, Austin, Le Crom & Salazar, 1997 . Revta Theclinae colomb. 1(1) : 5.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : EUMAEINI

Type-species:
Thecla strephon occidentalis Lathy, 1926. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9), : 44.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Oppler & Warren, 2003. Butterflies of North America 2. Scientific Names List of Butterfly Species of North America, north of Mexico. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University include Strephonota in the tribe Eumaeini.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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