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

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Genus:
Aporia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 90.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Papilio crataegi Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 467.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Leuconea Donzel, 1837: 80.


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