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

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Genus:
Doxocopa Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 49.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : APATURINAE

Type-species:
Papilio agathina Cramer, 1777. Uitl. Kapellen 2: 109, pl.167, figs E-F.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Scudder , 1872. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 4: 30.

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

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

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Junior name(s):
Chlorippe Boisduval, 1870: 47.
Chlorippe Doubleday, 1845: 108.
Chlorippi ; Kaye, 1925: 414.


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