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

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Genus:
Anaphaeis Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : PIERINI : Subtribe unassigned

Type-species:
Papilio creona Cramer, 1776. Uitl. Kapellen 1: 148, pl.95, figs B-C.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 111.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Anaphaeis java Sparrman is the correct type-species of Anaphaeis Hübner 1819, this replaces Papilio creona Cramer; Smart, 1975, The international butterfly book, p. 274.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Anapheis ; Brues, Melander & Carpenter, 1954: 266.
Annaphaeis ; Butler, 1870: 37.


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