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Taxon: Family Nymphalidae Rafinesque, 1815 - brush-footed butterflies (butterfly)
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Concise hierarchy

(Kingdom) Animalia - (Phylum) Arthropoda - (Class) Insecta - (Order) Lepidoptera

Current position

Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: E.J. van Nieukerken et al., 2011: 216.

Alternative positions

Ditrysia (Suborder) Börner, 1925 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 599.
Papilioniformes (Series) P.A. Latreille, [1802] Ref: J.B. Heppner, 1998b

Original entries

Miriamica (Genus) R.I. Vane-Wright et al., 2002

Historical positions

Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: E.J. van Nieukerken et al., 2011: 216.
Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: G. Lamas, 2008: 70.
Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: N.P. Kristensen et al., 2007: 745.
Papilioniformes (Series) P.A. Latreille, [1802] Ref: J.B. Heppner, 1998b: 59.
Lepidoptera (Order) Linnaeus, 1758 Ref: O. Shields, 1989: 180.
Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: E.G. Munroe, 1982: 637-638.
Ditrysia (Suborder) Börner, 1925 Ref: T.I. Storer et al., 1979: 599.
Heteroneura (Suborder) Ref: B. Grzimek, 1973-1975
Papilionoidea (Superfamily) Latreille, 1802 Ref: P. Smart, 1989 (1975): 16, 192-221, 266. [implicit]

Number of Subtaxa

2020 Available in Systema Naturae 2000 598g;1448s;1873ss; ‡1s; †11g
1989-present Systema Naturae 2000: 7 Dec 2013 [598g; †11g]
2011 E.J. van Nieukerken et al.: 216 559[548]g;6152[6131]s; †11g;21s
[2006] N. Wahlberg: 30 Sep 2008 542[552]g;~6000s; †[7g]
[2006] N. Wahlberg: 30 Sep 2008 542[552]g;~6000s; †[7g]
1998b J.B. Heppner: 59 [11sf]
1989 O. Shields 6440s
1982 E.G. Munroe 200g;4000s
1989 (1975) P. Smart [165g]
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