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

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Genus:
Forsterinaria Gray, 1973 . Ent. News 84(5) : 171.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI

Type-species:
Satyrus necys Godart, 1824. Encycl. m├ęth. Hist. nat. : 511.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
(through Article 67.8 (replacement names)) .

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

Notes:
Forsterinaria is the objective replacement name for the preoccupied name Haywardina Forster, 1964, nec Aczel, 1952; Gray, 1973, Entomological News 84 (5) : 171.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Forsterina ; Lamas, 1977: 68.
Forsterinonia ; Brown, 1992: 152.
Haywardina Forster, 1964: 109, figs.


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