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

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Genus:
Tagiades Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 108.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Papilio japetus Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 145, pl.365, figs E-F.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1870. Ent. mon. Mag. 7(76): 99.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 56) stated:-

TAGIADES Hübner, - add [1819], [genus year].

TAGIADES was included within the subfamily HESPERIIDAE: PYRGINAE by Ackery et al., in Kristensen (1999).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Tragiades ; Adamson, 1897: 51.


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