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

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Genus:
Paraphthonia Stichel, 1910 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 112(A) : 137.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : RIODINIDAE : RIODININAE : RIODININI

Type-species:
Monethe molione Godman, 1903. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 539, pl.22, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

Learn more about Riodinidae in Wikipedia.

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