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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Heteronympha Wallengren, 1858 . Öfvers. K. VetenskAkad. Förh. Stockh. 15(1) : 78.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI : COENONYMPHINA

Type-species:
Papilio merope Fabricius, 1775. Systema entomologiae : 495.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1868. Ent. mon. Mag. 4(45): 195.

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

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

Learn more about Nymphalidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to HETERONYMPHA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Hipparchioides Butler, 1867: 125.


Submit correction/addition