RhopalocamptinaeAndrew 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.
Warren, A. D., J. Ogawa and A. V. Z. Brower. in preparation. Phylogenetic relationships of subfamilies and circumscription of tribes in the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea).
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- First online 21 February 2007
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Brower, Andrew V. Z. and Warren, Andrew. 2008. Coeliadinae http://tolweb.org/Coeliadinae/12150/2008.06.06 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Rhopalocamptinae . Version 06 June 2008 (under construction).