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

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Genus:
Creon de Nicéville, 1896 . J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 10(2) : 179.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : IOLAINI

Type-species:
Polyommatus cleobis Godart, 1824. Encycl. méth. Hist. nat. : 634.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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