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Genus-Group Names Moved to Nymphalidae - July, 2003

The following genus-group names have been moved to the Nymphalidae following Lamas et al. (in press) in collaboration with Dick Vane-Wright, Niklas Wahlberg and Gerardo Lamas as part of the Global Butterfly Information System (GloBIS) project.

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Subfamily: LIBYTHEINAE

DICHORA Scudder, 1889
From: HESPERIIDAE PYRGINAE

Subfamily: DANAINAE

Tribe: DANAINI

Subtribe: DANAINA

EGIALEA Hemming, 1964
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ELSA Honrath, 1892
From: Family unassigned

NEBRODA Moore, 1883
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

RAVADEBA Moore, 1883
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

RAVADEBRA; Rothschild, 1892
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

REVADEBRA; Grose-Smith, 1895
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: ITHOMIINI

Subtribe: ITHOMIINA

DYNOTHEA Reakirt, 1866
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subtribe: TITHORIENA

HIRSUTIS Haensch, 1909
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subtribe: MECHANITINA

NEREIS Hübner, 1806
From: Family unassigned

NEREIS Hübner, 1806
From: Family unassigned

Subfamily: CHARAXINAE

Tribe: ANAEINI

CORYCIA Hübner, 1825
From: Family unassigned

HELICODES Doubleday, 1845
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: MORPHINAE

Tribe: AMATHUSIINI

CLEROME Westwood, 1850
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CLERONE; Marschall, 1873
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

DRUSILLA Swainson, 1820
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: BRASSOLINI

MEGASTES Boisduval, 1870
From: Family unassigned

Tribe: MORPHINI

IPHIMEDEIA Fruhstorfer, 1913
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: SATYRINAE

Tribe: ELYMNIINI

HETEROPSIS Westwood, 1850
From: Family unassigned

ISODEMA Felder & Felder, 1863
From: PIERIDAE Subfamily unassigned

KIRINIA Moore, 1893
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MELYNIAS Moore, 1894
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

NEMETIS Moore, 1892
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PARAPLESIA Felder & Felder, 1862
From: PIERIDAE Subfamily unassigned

POLYARGIA Verity, 1957
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: MELANITINI

HIPIO Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: SATYRINI

CHINOBAS; Möschler, 1863
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CHIONABAS; Doubleday, 1848
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CHIONOBAS Boisduval, 1833
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

EREBOMORPHA Elwes, 1899
From: Family unassigned

GORGO Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

HYPONEPHELE Muschamp, 1915
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

LEDARGIA Houlbert, 1922
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MARICA Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MEDUSIA Verity, 1953
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MINOIS Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

OREAS Hübner, 1806
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

OREAS Oken, 1815
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PAROENEIS Moore, 1893
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PASIPHANA de Lesse, 1952
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PHRYNE Herrich-Schäffer, 1844
From: Family unassigned

SETODOCIS Billberg, 1820
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

SIMPLICIA Verity, 1953
From: Family unassigned

SYNGEA Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

TRIARIIA Verity, 1953
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

TRUNCAEFALCIA Verity, 1953
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: HELiCONIINAE

Tribe: ACRAEINI

GNESIA Doubleday, 1848
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

HYALITES Doubleday, 1848
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: HELICONIINI

Subtribe: ARGYNNINA

SEMNOPSYCHE Scudder, 1875
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: LIMENITIDINAE

Tribe: LIMENITIDINI

ANDRAPANA Moore, 1898
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

AMPHIDEMA Felder, 1861
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CHENDRANA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

CHLOROPOEA Aurivillius, 1898
From: Family unassigned

EUPITHES Westwood, 1850
From: Family unassigned

HARMA Doubleday, 1848
From: Family unassigned

KIRONGA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

LEUCOTRICHA Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

NAJAS Hübner, 1806
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PALLENE Doubleday, 1848
From: Family unassigned

PANOPAEA; Felder, 1861
From: Family unassigned

PANOPAEA; Westwood, 1850
From: Family unassigned

PANOPEA Hübner, 1819
From: Family unassigned

PANOPOEA; Hemming, 1967
From: Family unassigned

PARANEPTIS Moore, 1898
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

RASALIA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

RHOMALEOSOMA; Kirby, 1873
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ROMALAEOSOMA; Röber, 1888
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ROMALEOSOMA Blanchard, 1840
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PSEUDOHYPOLIMNAS Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

SABANIA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

SEOKIA Sibatani, 1943
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

TAGATSIA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

TATISIA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

THARASIA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

ZABANA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

ZAMBOANGA Moore, 1898
From: Family unassigned

Subfamily: CYRESTINAE

Tribe: CYRESTINI

AZANIA Martin, 1903
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: BIBLIDINAE

Tribe: BIBLIDINI

ARISBA Doubleday, 1847
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CALLITHEA Feisthamel, 1835
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CORYBAS Westwood, 1850
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

CYANE Felder, 1861
From: Family unassigned

EPICALLIA Erichson, 1848
From: Family unassigned

EVONYME Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

SAGARITIS Hübner, 1821
From: Family unassigned

SIRONIA Hübner, 1823
From: Family unassigned

Subtribe: EUPLOEINA

CRASTIA Hübner, 1816
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

DORICHA Moore, 1883
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ISAMIA Moore, 1880
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MACROPLOEA Butler, 1878
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

MAKROPLOEA; Martin, 1915
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

SABALASSA Moore, 1883
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

SALPINX Hübner, 1819
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily: NYMPHALINAE

Tribe: NYMPHALINI

EUGONIA Hübner, 1819
From: Family unassigned

EUREMA Doubleday, 1844
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ICHNUSA Reuss, 1939
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: KALLIMINI

CELAENA Doubleday, 1849
From: Family unassigned

ESOPTRIA Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

EURALIA Westwood, 1850
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

PROTOGONIOMORPHA Wallengren, 1857
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Tribe: MELITAEINI

ATHALIAEFORMIA Verity, 1950
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

DIDYMAEFORMIS Verity, 1950
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

LEMONIAS Hübner, 1806
From: RIODINIDAE Subfamily unassigned

SCHOENIS Hübner, 1819
From: PAPILIONIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Subfamily unassigned

CONOPLOEA; Oberthür, 1876
From: Family unassigned

DRACAENURA Swinhoe, 1917
From: Family unassigned

DRYAS Boisduval, 1847
From: PIERIDAE Subfamily unassigned

ETHION Shirôzu & Saigusa, 1962
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

GONELILIA; Shirôzu & Yamamoto, 1956
From: LYCAENIDAE Subfamily unassigned

Last updated 28-Jul-2004 Dr B R Pitkin