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

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Genus:
Hecaaerge ; Blanchard, 1840 , in Castelnau. Hist. nat. Ins. 3 : 445.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : LIBYTHEINAE

Notes:
Cowan (1970: 64) stated:-

An Incorrect Subsequent Spelling of Hecaerge Ochsenheimer, 1816.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Libythea Fabricius, 1807: 284.


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