PortheclaAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Porthecla barba
- Porthecla dinus
- Porthecla gemma
- Porthecla melleus
- Porthecla minyia
- Porthecla porthura
- Porthecla ravus
- [2 undescribed Porthecla species] (non-monophyletic)
A neotropical hairstreak genus. Robbins (2004) states that Porthecla may be paraphyetic with respect to Oenomaus.
Robbins, R. K. 2004. 2004e. Lycaenidae. Theclinae. Tribe Eumaeini, pp. 118-137. In: Lamas, G. (Ed.), Checklist: Part 4A. Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea. In: Heppner, J. B. (Ed.), Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Volume 5A. Gainesville, Association for Tropical Lepidoptera; Scientific Publishers.
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