OrtiliaAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Ortilia gentina
- Ortilia liriope
- Ortilia polinella (incertae sedis)
- Ortilia sejona (incertae sedis)
IntroductionA neotropical genus shown to be paraphyletic by Wahlberg and Freitas (2007). The species listed here are the ones related to the type species, O. liriope.
Higgins LG. 1981. A revision of Phyciodes Hubner and related genera, with a review of the classification of the Melitaeinae (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 43: 77-243.
Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.
Wahlberg, N. & Freitas, A. V. 2007 Colonization of and radiation in South America by butterflies in the subtribe Phyciodina (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44, 1257-1272.
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