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

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Genus:
Victorina Blanchard, 1840 , in Castelnau. Hist. nat. Ins. 3 : 447.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : NYMPHALINAE : KALLIMINI

Type-species:
Papilio stelenes Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 465.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The specific name of the type-species of this genus is often misspelt steneles.

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Junior name(s):
Aphnaea Capronnier, 1881: 101.


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