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

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Genus:
Parantica Moore, 1880 . Lepid. Ceylon 1(1) : 7.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : DANAINAE : DANAINI : DANAINA

Type-species:
Papilio aglea Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 173, pl.377, fig.E.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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