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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Theclinae
Tribus: Eumaeini
Genus: Rhamma
Species: R. adriana – R. adunca – R. amethystina – R. andradei – R. anosma – R. arria – R. aurugo – R. bilix – R. brunea – R. cassidyi – R. catamarca – R. commodus – R. comstocki – R. confusa – R. coquimbiensis – R. dawkinsi – R. eleonorae – R. emeraldina – R. familiaris – R. hybla – R. inexpectata – R. lapazensis – R. livida – R. magenta – R. mishma – R. nigrasarotina – R. oxida – R. shapiroi – R. tarma – R. tolimensis – R. tomaszpyrczi – R. tyrrius
Name

Rhamma K. Johnson, 1992

Type species: Thecla oxida Hewitson, [1870]
Synonymy

Pontirama K. Johnson, 1992: 40. TS: Pontirama brunea Johnson, 1992.
Shapiroana K. Johnson, 1992: 148. TS: Shapiroana shapiroi Johnson, 1992.
Paralustrus K. Johnson, 1992: 153. TS: Thecla commodus C. & R. Felder, 1865.

References

Bálint, Z. and Wojtusiak, J., 2002. Rhamma tomaszpyrczi n. sp. from Northeast Peru (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Eumaeini). Genus, 13(2): 189–196, Wroclaw. PDF Reference page.
Johnson, K., 1992. Genera and Species of the Neotropical 'elfin'-like hairstreak butterflies (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Theclinae) Reports of the Museum of Natural History, University of Wisconsin (Stevens Point) 22 (1): 1–135. pdf. Reference page.
Johnson, K. 1992. Genera and species of the Neotropical 'elfin'-like hairstreak butterflies (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae. Theclinae). Rep. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Wis. (Stevens Point) 22(2): 136–279. ill. PDF. Reference page.
Johnson, K. & Adams, M.J. 1993. Elfin butterflies from the Adams/Bernard expeditions to Colombia and Venezuela (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Theclinae). Reports of the Museum of Natural History, University of Wisconsin (Stevens Point) 25: 1–10. PDF. Reference page.
Lamas, G. 2004. (ed.) Checklist: Part 4A. Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea. In Heppner, J.B. (ed.) Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Vol.5A, Pt.4A. Assn. for Tropical Lepidoptera/Scientific Publishers, Gainesville. 439pp. Reference page.
Prieto, C. & Vargas, M.A. 2016. Elfin butterflies of the genus Rhamma Johnson (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Theclinae): A review of the Colombian species. Zootaxa 4093(3): 323–342. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4093.3.2. PDF. Reference page.
Prieto, C. & Vargas, M.A. 2016. Erratum: CARLOS PRIETO & MARIA A. VARGAS (2016) Elfin butterflies of the genus Rhamma Johnson (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Theclinae): A review of the Colombian species. Zootaxa, 4093(3): 323–342. Zootaxa 4103(6): 600–600. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4103.6.9. Full article (PDF) Reference page.
Prieto, C. & Lorenc-Brudecka, J. 2017. Description of Rhamma dawkinsi (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) a new mountain butterfly from Colombia. Zootaxa 4338 (3): 587–594. Web. Reference page.
Prieto, C., Álvarez Hincapié, C.F., Clavijo Giraldo, A.M. & Uribe-Soto, S.I. 2020. DNA barcodes, morphology and geographic distribution confirm a new butterfly species in the genus Rhamma (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Zootaxa 4821(1): 181–188. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4821.1.11. Paywall. Reference page.

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