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

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Genus:
Byblia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : BIBLIDINAE : BIBLIDINI : BIBLIDINA

Type-species:
Papilio ilithyia Drury, 1773. Illust. nat. hist. exot. insects : index et 29, pl.17, figs 1-2.    [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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Junior name(s):
Biblia ; Westwood, 1851: 410.
Hypanis Boisduval, 1833: 203.


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