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

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Genus:
Iphias Boisduval, 1836 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 1 : 595.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : PIERIDAE : PIERINAE : Tribe unassigned

Type-species:
Papilio glaucippe Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 469.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Blanchard , 1840. In: Castelnau, Hist. nat. Ins. (Spec. gén. Lépid.), 3: 469.

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The name Iphias Boisduval is invalid, as it is a junior objective synonym of Hebemoia Hübner, [1819].

Cowan (1970: 49) stated:-

Hebemoia to read - Hebomoia.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Hebomoia Hübner, 1819: 96.


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