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

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Genus:
Artipe Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 14.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : LYCAENIDAE : THECLINAE : DEUDORIGINI

Type-species:
Papilio amyntor Herbst, 1804. In: Jablonsky, Natur-syst. Ins., Schmett. : 27, pl.300, figs 5-6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The nominal species Papilio amyntor is currently treated subjectively on taxonomic grounds as representing the same taxon as that represented by the nominal species Papilio eryx Linnaeus, 1771 (Mantissa Plant. : 537).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Lehera Moore, 1884: 528.


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