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

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Genus:
Hexuopteris ; Scudder, 1875 . Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2) : 191.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : RIODINIDAE : RIODININAE : HELICOPINI

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

An Incorrect Subsequent Spelling of Hexuropteris Hübner, [1819].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Hexuropteris Hübner, 1819: 22.


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