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

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Genus:
Lasaea ; Glaser, 1887 . Cat. etym. Coleop. Lepid. : 297.

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : RIODINIDAE : RIODININAE : RIODININI

Type-species:
Papilio meris Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 146, pl.366, figs B-C.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
(through Article 67.8 (replacement names)) .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

An Unjustified Emendation of Lasaia Bates, [1868].

Cowan (1970: 37) stated:-

LASAEA Glaser, 1887. An Unjustified Emendation, Glaser adding the original spelling (Lasaia Bates, 1868) in brackets.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Lasaia Bates, 1868: 397.


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