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Genus Feniseca

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Lycaenidae (Blues, Coppers, Hairstreaks, Harvesters)
Subfamily Miletinae (Harvesters, Apeflies)
Genus Feniseca
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Feniseca Grote 1869. See account for Feniseca tarquinius for synonyms.
Explanation of Names
Genus name feniseca is Latin meaning a mower, a harvester (1).
Numbers
A monotypic genus, endemic to eastern North America.
Remarks
For detailed information go to the species page.
Print References
Borror, entry for feniseca (1)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.