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

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Genus:
Callyphthima Butler, 1880 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 5 : 335.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PAPILIONOIDEA : NYMPHALIDAE : SATYRINAE : SATYRINI

Type-species:
Pseudonympha wardii Butler, 1879. Cist. ent. 2: 390.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemming (1967) stated:-

The taxon represented by the nominal species Pseudonympha wardii Butler is currently treated subjectively on taxonomic grounds as being the same as that represented by the older-established nominal species Strabena smithi Mabille, 1877 (Petit. Nouv. ent. 2 : 157).

The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

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