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

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Genus:
Timelaea Lucas, 1883 . Bull. Séanc. Soc. ent. Fr. 1883(5) : 44.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : APATURINAE

Type-species:
Melitaea? maculata Bremer & Grey, 1853. In: Motschulsky, Étud. ent. : 59.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Timelia ; Bang-Haas, 1939: 54.


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