– butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa
Urania Fabricius, 1807
Check List of the Lepidoptera of North America... MS, database (version 2003)
Ongoing developmental version with contributions by Don Lafontaine, Jean-François Landry, Jim Troubridge, Paul Opler, Ron Hodges, John Brown, et al. Higher classification does not yet reflect recent and substantial changes that have been published
Minet, Joël, and Malcom J. Scoble / Kristensen, N. P., ed.
Chapter 17: The Drepanoid/Geometroid Assemblage
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Handbook of Zoology, vol. 4: Arthropoda: Insecta, part 35: Lepidoptera, Moths and butterflies, vol. 1: Evolution, Systematics, and Biogeography
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