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

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Genus:
Synale Mabille, 1904 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 17(c) : 159.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Papilio hylaspes Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 145, pl.365, figs I-K.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 55) stated:-

"16 (C) to read - (17c)", [Journal volume].

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 : Calpodini.

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

Junior name(s):
Synole ; Lewis, 1973: 87.


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