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

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Genus:
Rhaphicera Butler, 1867 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (3) 19 : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : ELYMNIINI

Type-species:
Lasiommata satricus Doubleday, 1849. Gen. diurn. Lep. : pl.64, fig.4. [[text (ibid. (2) : 387) by Westwood published in 1851]]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Butler , 1868. Ent. mon. Mag. 4(45): 196.

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Raphicera ; Röber, 1889: 202.


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