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

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Genus:
Phyllocharis Schatz, 1885 , in Staudinger & Schatz. Exot. Schmett. Theil 2(1) : pl.8, fig. 2.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : ANTHOCHARIDINI

Type-species:
Papilio tagis Hübner, 1804. Samml. eur. Schmett. 1: pl. 110, figs 565-566.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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Senior name:
Euchloe Hübner, 1819: 94.


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