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

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Genus:
Moschoneura Butler, 1870 . Cist. ent. 1(3) : 39, 54.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : DISMORPHIINAE

Type-species:
Pieris methymna Godart, 1819. Encycl. m├ęth. Hist. nat. : 166.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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