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

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Genus:
Rachana Eliot, 1978 , in Corbet & Pendlebury. The butterflies of the Malay Peninsula : 328.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : IOLAINI

Type-species:
Amblypodia jalindra Horsfield, 1829. Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy : 109.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

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Junior name(s):
Eliotia Hayashi, 1978: 166.
Eliotiana Ko├žak, 1996: 9.


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