SaberaAndrew V. Z. Brower
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Characteristicsde Jong (2008) states that the generic name comes from the characteristic long, thin, sabre-like uncus exhibited by members of this genus.
de Jong, R. 2008 Notes on some skippers of the Taractrocera-group (Lepipdoptera: Hesperiide: Hesperiinae) from New Guinea. Zool. Med. Leiden 82, 73-80.
Parsons M. 1999. The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. Academic Press, San Diego.
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- First online 04 March 2007
- Content changed 06 June 2008
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Brower, Andrew V. Z. 2008. Sabera http://tolweb.org/Sabera/94958/2008.06.06 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Version 06 June 2008 (under construction).