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

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Genus:
Platypthima Rothschild & Jordan, 1905 . Novit. zool. 12 : 458.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI

Type-species:
Platypthima ornata Rothschild & Jordan, 1905. Novit. zool. 12: 458.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Platyphthima ; Sharp, 1907: 235.


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