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

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Genus:
Mechanitoi ; Latreille, 1818 . Nouv. Dict. Hist. nat. 24 : 509.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : ITHOMIINAE : MECHANITINI

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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Senior name:
Mechanitis Fabricius, 1807: 284.


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