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

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Genus:
Libytheana Michener, 1943 . Am. Mus. Novit. (No. 1232) : 1.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : LIBYTHEINAE

Type-species:
Libythea bachmanii Kirtland, 1851. Family Visitor : 189, fig..

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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