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

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Genus:
Pararge Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 59.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI : PARARGINA

Type-species:
Papilio aegeria Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 473.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1868. Ent. mon. Mag. 4(45): 195.

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Parage ; Evans, 1923: 537.
Pararga ; Herrich-Schäffer, 1844: 48, 87.
Pyrarga ; Newman, 1870: 77, 86, 87, xv, xvi.


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