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Aegiale C. Felder & R. Felder 1860 formerly placed in "Megathyminae"

Aegiale hesperiaris (Walker 1856)

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Erionotini


A monotypic Mexican genus formerly placed in "Megathyminae."


Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.

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Brower, Andrew V. Z. 2007. Aegiale C. Felder & R. Felder 1860 formerly placed in "Megathyminae". Aegiale hesperiaris (Walker 1856). Version 04 March 2007 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Aegiale_hesperiaris/95162/2007.03.04 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/

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