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

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Genus:
Euptera Staudinger, 1891 . Dt. ent. Z. 4 : 98.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : LIMENITIDINAE : LIMENITIDINI

Type-species:
Euptera sirene Staudinger, 1891. Dt. ent. Z. 4: 98, pl.1, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hemming , 1943. Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B), 12(2): 27.

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

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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