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

Genus details

Search again

Cobalopsis Godman, 1900 , in Godman & Salvin. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Rhopalocera) 2 : 537.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Pamphila edda Mabille, 1891. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. : clxx.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Hemming (1967) stated:-

The taxon represented by the nominal species Pamphila edda is currently treated subjectively on taxonomic grounds as representing the same taxon as that represented by the older-established nominal species Hesperia autumna Plötz, 1883 (Stett. ent. Ztg 44 : 43).

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Rhopalocera volume 2

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 : Moncini.

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

Junior name(s):
Colocilopsis ; Bacon et al., 1979: 406.

Submit correction/addition