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

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Genus:
Salamis Boisduval, 1833 . Nouv. Annls Mus. Hist. nat. Paris (3) 2(2) : 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : NYMPHALINAE : KALLIMINI

Type-species:
Salamis augustina Boisduval, 1833. Nouv. Annls Mus. Hist. nat. Paris 2: 195.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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