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

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Genus:
Morphopsis Oberthür, 1880 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Genova 15 : 513.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : MORPHINAE : AMATHUSIINI

Type-species:
Morphopsis albertisi Oberthür, 1880. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Genova (1), 15: 513, pl.2, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Morhopsis ; Hemming, 1967: 299.


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