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

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Genus:
Eronia Hübner, 1823 . Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : pl.[130].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : Tribe unassigned

Type-species:
Eronia cleodora Hübner, 1823. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl.[130].    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 46) stated:-

"[1821] to read - [1823]", [type-species year].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Xeronia ; Young, 1903: 306 (key).


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