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

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Genus:
Mynes Boisduval, 1832 , in d'Urville. Voy. Astrolabe (Faune ent.) 1(Lépid.) : 129.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : NYMPHALINAE : NYMPHALINI

Type-species:
Nymphalis geoffroyii Guérin-Méneville, 1830. In: Duperrey, Voy. autour Monde Coquille : pl.Insectes 16, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Wallace , 1869. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 77.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

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