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

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Genus:
Olina Doubleday, 1848 . Gen. diurn. Lep. 2 : pl.31, fig. 3.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : BIBLIDINAE : BIBLIDINI : EURYTELINA

Type-species:
Olina azeca Doubleday, 1848. Gen. diurn. Lep. : pl.31, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The name Olina Doubleday is invalid, as it is a junior homonym of Olina Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830 (Mém. présentés Acad. roy. Inst. France 2 : 812). It has been replaced by the name Vila Kirby, 1871.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Vila Kirby, 1871: 217.


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