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

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Genus:
Zeltus de NicĂ©ville, 1890 , in Marshall & de NicĂ©ville. Butts India Burmah Ceylon 3 : 399, 19 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : HYPOLYCAENINI

Type-species:
Papilio etolus Fabricius, 1787. Mantissa Ins. : 66.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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