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Nymphalidae

Melitaeini

Niklas Wahlberg


Euphydryas based on Higgins, L. G. 1950: A descriptive catalogue of the Palearctic Euphydryas (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). - Trans. R. Ent. Soc. Lond. 101: 435-487.

Melitaea based on Higgins, L. G. 1941: An illustrated catalogue of the Palearctic Melitaea (Lep. Rhopalocera). - Trans. R. Ent. Soc. Lond. 91: 175-365. and
Higgins, L. G. 1955: A descriptive catalogue of the genus Mellicta Billberg (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) and its species, with supplementary notes on the genera Melitaea and Euphydryas. - Trans. R. Ent. Soc. Lond. 10: 61-127.
Achtelik, G. 1999: Vier neue arten aus der "Melitaea sultanensis-gruppe" (Staudinger, 1886) (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). - Atalanta 30: 63-86.
Kolesnichenko, K. A. 1999: A review of the East-Palaearctic taxa of the Melitaea didyma (Esper, 1779)-group 1. The M. ala Staudinger, 1881-M. chitralensis Moore, 1901-complex (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). - Atalanta 30: 87-117.

Chlosynina based on Kons, H. L. Jr. 2000: Phylogenetic studies of the Melitaeini (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae) and a revision of the genus Chlosyne Butler. - PhD thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, 799 pp. Available from UMI.

Phyciodina based on Higgins, L. G. 1981. A revision of Phyciodes Hübner and related genera, with a review of the classification of the Melitaeinae (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Bull. Brit. Mus. Nat. Hist. 43: 77-243. and
Scott, J. A. 1994. Biology and systematics of Phyciodes (Phyciodes). Papilio (New Series) 7: 1-120. and
Scott, J. A. 1998. Phyciodes (Phyciodes): new discoveries, new subspecies, and convergence. - Papilio (New Series) 10: 1-42.


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