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

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Genus:
Argyrogrammana Strand, 1932 . Folia zool. hydrobiol. 4(1) : 144.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : RIODINIDAE : RIODININAE : Tribe unassigned

Type-species:
Erycina stilbe Godart, 1824. Encycl. m├ęth. Hist. nat. : 574.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
(through Article 67.8 (replacement names)) .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

This name was introduced as a replacement for Argyrogramma Stichel, 1910, which is invalid under the Law of Homonymy.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Riodinidae in Wikipedia.

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Junior name(s):
Argyrogramma Stichel, 1910: 12.


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