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

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Genus:
Telemiades Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 106.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Papilio avitus Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 123, pl.354, figs D-E.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 277.    [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 subfamily Eumatinae..

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

Junior name(s):
Telcmiades ; Mabille, 1891: lxi.
Telmiades ; Hayward, 1934: 207.


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