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

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Genus:
Lasippa Moore, 1898 . Lep. ind. 3 : 146 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : LIMENITIDINAE : LIMENITIDINI

Type-species:
Papilio heliodore Fabricius, 1787. Mantissa Ins. : 52.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

Moore designated a type-species for this genus in the passage cited above but he did not provide a generic diagnosis. This omission was made good by Moore in the following year ([1899], loc. cit. 4 (39) : 39).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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