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

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Genus:
Tatochila Butler, 1870 . Cist. ent. 1(3) : 38, 51.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Synchloe autodice Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 26, pl.[27], figs 151-152.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status PARAGUAY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

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Junior name(s):
Tatocheila ; Scudder, 1875: 276.


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