Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Epinetes ; Scudder, 1875 . Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2) : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : ITHOMIINAE : MECHANITINI

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

An Incorrect Subsequent Spelling of Epimetes Billberg, 1820.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Mechanitis Fabricius, 1807: 284.


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