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

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Genus:
Calliana Moore, 1878 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 686.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : EUDAMINI

Type-species:
Calliana pieridoides Moore, 1878. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 687, pl.45, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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