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

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Genus:
Pyrrhanaea Schatz, 1888 , in Staudinger & Schatz. Exot. Schmett. Theil 2(4) : 170, pl.28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : CHARAXINAE : ANAEINI

Type-species:
Papilio troglodyta Fabricius, 1775. Systema entomologiae : 502.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The name Pyrrhanaea Röber is invalid, as it is a junior objective synonym of Anaea Hübner, [1819].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Anaea Hübner, 1819: 48.


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