The higher classification of Nymphalidae

Niklas Wahlberg

Tribes and subfamilies are linked to a species level classification. The species lists are being checked and updated using several sources, which are listed on the relevant pages. However, at the moment the species lists are not fully synchronized with the genus level list below, due to a lack of time. We hope that a dynamic list generator will be made available in the near future. Information on the availability of genus-group names and the type species of each genus name can be found in the British Museum of Natural History catalogue.

For a list of genera in tribes and subfamilies without synonyms, see the genera of Nymphalidae page.

Key to the prefixes in the genus list:

Key to the prefixes in the species lists:

NYMPHALIDAE Rafinesque, 1815

Unplaced genera