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

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Genus:
Reliquia Ackery, 1975 . Bull. Allyn Mus. (30) : 1.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : PIERINI : PIERINA

Type-species:
Reliquia santamarta Ackery, 1975. Bull. Allyn Mus. : 1, fig'd.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype COLUMBIA: Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, (? Depository).. See images in Buttterflies of America.

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

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