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

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Genus:
Colpodes ; Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 107, 6 [Anzeiger].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Original Spelling

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : HESPERIINAE

Type-species:
Papilio ethlius Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 212, pl.392, figs A-B.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1872. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 4: 82.

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

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

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Senior name:
Calpodes Hübner, 1819: 107.


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