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

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Genus:
Napeogenes Bates, 1862 . Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. 23(3) : 533.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : ITHOMIINAE : NAPEOGENINI

Type-species:
Sais cyrianassa Doubleday, 1847. Gen. diurn. Lep. : pl.18, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1875. Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 224.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Ceratonia Boisduval, 1870: 32.


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