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

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Genus:
Apodemia Felder & Felder, 1865 . Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (2) : 302.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : RIODINIDAE : RIODININAE : Tribe unassigned

Type-species:
Lemonias mormo Felder & Felder, 1859. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 3: 271.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Stichel , 1911. In: Wytsman, Genera Insect. 112(B): 285, 287.

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

Notes:
Oppler & Warren, 2003. Butterflies of North America 2. Scientific Names List of Butterfly Species of North America, north of Mexico. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University include Apodemia in the tribe Riodininae.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Riodinidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America.

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Junior name(s):
Polystigma Godman & Salvin, 1886: 469.


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