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

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Genus:
Ancema Eliot, 1973 . Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28(6) : 438.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : REMELANINI

Type-species:
Camena ctesia Hewitson, 1865. Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae 1: 48, pl.20, figs 1-2. [(of Camena Hewitson, 1865)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
(through Article 67.8 (replacement names)) .

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

Notes:
Ancema Eliot, 1973 is the objective replacement name for the preoccupied name Camena Hewitson, 1865, by Eliot, 1973, Bulletin Br. Mus. nat. hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 438.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Camena Hewitson, 1865: 47.


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