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

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Genus:
Karanasa Moore, 1893 . Lep. ind. 2 : 38.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI

Type-species:
Satyrus huebneri Felder & Felder, 1867. Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(2): 494, pl.69, figs 8-9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The specific name of the type-species was printed as "Hübneri" in the original description; under the provisions of Article 32 (c) (i) a name so published is to be corrected to the spelling "huebneri".

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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