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Taxa in this genus:
Current Comb:BRENTHIS hecate ssp. transcaucasica Wnukowsky, 1929
Original Comb:BRENTHIS Staudinger, 1871
MS Comb:
Superfamily:Papilionoidea
Family:Nymphalidae
Subfamily:Heliconiinae
Tribe:Heliconiini
Last updated by Justin Ollerenshaw - 11/05/2011

Original publication details:

Scientific Name of Taxon:  caucasica        Original Rank:  ?   
Current Status:  Junior Homonym     Current Rank:  SUBSPECIES
Original Combination:  BRENTHIS ! Staudinger, 1871
Comments:  There is also an earlier caucasica Staudinger, 1861, which is a nomen nudum (I.J. Kitching, 25/09/2014).
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Current valid name:

Current Valid Name:  BRENTHIS hecate transcaucasica Wnukowsky, 1929   
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