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Melitaea  Fabricius, 1807
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1090144

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyPapilionoidea Latreille, 1802 – butterflies, papillons  
                                     FamilyNymphalidae Rafinesque, 1815 – admirals, anglewings, brush-footed butterflies, checker-spots, crescent-spots, fritillaries, mourningclocks, purples, brushfoot butterflies, Brushfooted Butterflies  
                                        SubfamilyNymphalinae Rafinesque, 1815 – True Brushfoots  
                                           TribeMelitaeini Newman, 1870  
                                              SubtribeMelitaeina Newman, 1870  
                                                 GenusMelitaea Fabricius, 1807  
       

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  Source: The Global Lepidoptera Names Index - 2019-04, website (version Jan 2018)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: George Beccaloni, Malcolm Scoble, Ian Kitching, Thomas Simonsen, Gaden Robinson, Brian Pitkin, Adrian Hine & Chris Lyal. The Global Lepidoptera Names Index is maintained at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/lepindex/lepindex/   
  Reference for: Melitaea   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Long, Elizabeth C., Robert C. Thomson, and Arthur M. Shapiro  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: A time-calibrated phylogeny of the butterfly tribe Melitaeini   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 79   
  Page(s): 69-81   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
  Notes: DOI 10.1016/j.ympev.2014.06.010   
  Reference for: Melitaea   
       

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