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

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Genus:
Picanopteryx ; Scudder, 1875 . Proc. amer. acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2) : 250.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : Tribe unassigned

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

An Incorrect Subsequent Spelling of Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857: 7.


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