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Oechydrus E. Y. Watson 1893

Oechydrus chersis (Herrich-Schaeffer 1869)

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Eudaminae


A monotypic neotropical genus.

Other Names for Oechydrus chersis (Herrich-Schaeffer 1869)


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

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