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

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Genus:
Ate Godman & Salvin, 1895 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Rhopalocera) 2 : 401.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Papilio jovianus Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 213, pl.392, figs L-M.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

This name is invalid, as it is a junior objective synonym of Pythonides Hübner, [1819], of which the same nominal species is the type-species.


See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Rhopalocera volume 2

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Pythonides Hübner, 1819: 111.


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