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

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Genus:
Euryphura Staudinger, 1891 . Dt. ent. Z. 4 : 107.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : LIMENITIDINAE : LIMENITIDINI

Type-species:
Euryphene porphyrion Ward, 1871. Ent. mon. Mag. 8: 118.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hemming , 1943. Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B), 12(2): 28.

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

Notes:
Euryphura Staudinger, 1891 was established to denote a subgenus of Euriphene Boisduval, 1847 and was raised to generic level by Hecq, 1996, Lambillionea 96 (1) (Tome 1) : 148.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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