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

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Genus:
Pagyris Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 34.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : ITHOMIINAE : ITHOMIINI

Type-species:
Ithomia ulla Hewitson, 1857. Ill. exot. Butts 2: [32], pl.[16], fig.124.    [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):
Tagyris ; Haensch, 1903: 181.


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