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

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Genus:
Anartia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 33.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : NYMPHALINAE : KALLIMINI

Type-species:
Papilio jatrophae Linnaeus, 1763. In: Johansson, Centuria Insect. Rariorum : 25.    [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:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

See also: the notes for CELAENA Doubleday, [1849].

ANARTIA was included within the subfamily NYMPHALIDAE: NYMPHALINAE by Ackery et al., in Kristensen (1999).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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

Junior name(s):
Celaena Doubleday, 1849: 214.


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