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

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Genus:
Sevenia Koçak, 1996 . Misc. Pap. Centre ent. Stud. 27/28 : 13.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : BIBLIDINAE : BIBLIDINI : EPICALIINA

Type-species:
Crenis madagascariensis Boisduval, 1833. Nouv. Annls Mus. Hist. nat. Paris 2: 196.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

Notes:
Sevenia is the objective replacement name for both the preoccupied names - Crenis Boisduval, 1833, nec Hübner, 1821 and Sallya Hemming, 1964, nec Yochelson, 1956, (Mollusca); by Kocak, 1996, Centre for Entomological Studies Miscellaneous Papers, p. 13.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Crenis Boisduval, 1833: 196.
Sallya Hemming, 1964: 139.


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