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

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Genus:
Neruda Turner, 1976 . Zool. J. Linn. Soc. Lond. 58(4) : 301.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : HELICONIINAE : HELICONIINI : Subtribe unassigned

Type-species:
Nereis aoede Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 23, pl.[23], figs 129-130.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Originally described as a subgenus of HELICONIUS Kluk, 1802.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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