CoeliadinaeAndrew V. Z. Brower and Andrew Warren
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This subfamily is characterized by palpae with the second segment erect and densely-scaled, while the third segment is perpendicular to it, long, slender and naked (de Jong & Treadaway, 2007). It is restricted to the Old World tropics.
de Jong, R. & Treadaway, C. G. 2007 Hesperiidae of the Philippine Islands. In Butterflies of the World, Supplement 15 (ed. E. Bauer & T. Frankenbach), pp. 1-72. Keltern: Goecke & Elvers.
Evans, W. H. 1937 (1934). A Catalogue of the Afrcian Hesperiidae. British museum (Natural History).
Warren, A. D., Ogawa, J. R. & Brower, A. V. Z. 2008. Phylogenetic relationships of subfamilies and circumscription of tribes in the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperiodea). Cladistcs 24, 642-676.
Warren, A. D., Ogawa, J. R. & Brower, A. V. Z. 2009 Revised classification of the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea) based on combined molecular and morphological data. Systematic Entomology 34, 467-523.
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