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

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Genus:
Talites Capronnier, 1874 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 17(1) : 20.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

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:
by subsequent designation by Hemming , 1935. Stylops 4(1): 2.

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The name Talites Capronnier is invalid, as it is a junior objective synonym of Lasaia Bates, [1868].

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Lasaia Bates, 1868: 397.


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