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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Theclinae
Tribus: Eumaeini
Subtribus: Calycopidina
Genus: Ziegleria
Species: Z. ceromia – Z. hernandezi – Z. hesperitis – Z. hoffmani

Ziegleria Johnson, 1993: 52.

Type Species: Ziegleria bernardi Johnson, 1993: 53; = Bithys hesperitis Butler & H. Druce, 1872: 107.

Butler, A.G. & Druce, H. 1872. Descriptions of New Genera and Species of Lepidoptera from Costa Rica. Cistula entomologica 1(5): 95–118. BHL. Reference page.
Duarte, M. & Robbins, R., 2010. Description and phylogenetic analysis of the Calycopidina (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Theclinae, Eumaeini): a subtribe of detritivores. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 54(1): 45–65. pdf. Reference page.
Johnson, K., 1993. Neotropical Hairstreak Butterflies: New Sister Genera of the Electrostrymon/Angulopis Grade of Eumaeini (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Theclinae). Reports of the Museum of Natural History, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point 32: 1–76. pdf. Reference page.
Ziegleria is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae erected by Kurt Johnson in 1993.[1] The species of this genus are found in the Neotropical realm.


Ziegleria ceromia (Hewitson, 1877)
Ziegleria denarius (Butler & H. Druce, 1872)
Ziegleria guzanta (Schaus, 1902)
Ziegleria hernandezi (Johnson & Kroenlein, 1993)
Ziegleria hesperitis (Butler & H. Druce, 1872)
Ziegleria hoffmani Johnson, 1993
Ziegleria micandriana (Johnson, 1992)
Ziegleria perisus (H. H. Druce, 1907)
Ziegleria syllis (Godman & Salvin, [1887])


Savela, Markku (January 23, 2017). "Ziegleria Johnson, 1993". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved January 10, 2020.

Duarte, M. & Robbins, R. K. (2010). "Description and phylogenetic analysis of the Calycopidina (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Theclinae, Eumaeini): a subtribe of detritivores". Revista Brasileira de Entomologia. 54 (1): 45-64.

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