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

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Genus:
Pereute Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 . Corresp.-Bl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 21(9) : 105, 138.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : PIERINI : APORIINA

Type-species:
Euterpe callinice Felder & Felder, 1861. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 5: 79.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1870. Cist. ent. 1(3): 40.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Types COLOMBIA; VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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

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