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

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Genus:
Megoleria Constantino, 1999 . Boln cient. Mus. Hist. nat. Univ. Caldas 3 : 60.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : ITHOMIINAE : OLERIINI

Type-species:
Tithorea susiana Felder & Felder, 1862. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 6: 416.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Listed as a genus of Nymphalidae : Danainae : Ithomiini : Oleriina by Niklas Wahlberg (http://www.zoologi.su.se/research/wahlberg/Nymphalidae/Classification2.htm).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Nymphalidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America.

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