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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: Nymphalidae
Subfamilia: Danainae
Tribus: Ithomiini
Subtribus: Oleriina
Genus: Hyposcada
Species: H. anchiala – H. attilodes – H. dujardini – H. illinissa – H. kena – H. schausi – H. taliata – H. virginiana – H. zarepha

Hyposcada Godman & Salvin, 1879

Type species: Ithomia adelphina Bates,
Primary references
Additional references

Brévignon, C. & Lamas, G., 1993: The genera Hyposcada Godman & Salvin, 1879 and Oleria Hübner, 1816 in French Guiana. Description of five new subspecies (Lepidoptera Nymphalidae Ithomiinae). Bulletin de la Société Sciences Nat, 80: 27–31.
Lamas, G., 2004: Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea
Martinez, Pablo Sebastián Padrón, 2008: A new subspecies of Hyposcada illinissa (W.C. Hewitson, 1852) from Southeastern Ecuador (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Ithomiinae). Genus 19 (3): 371–375. Full article: [1]
Vitale, F. & Bollino, M. 2001a. Due nuove Hyposcada Godman & Salvin, 1879 (Lepidoptera: Ithomiidae) dell' Ecuador. Lambillionea 101(4): 558-560. Reference page.
Willmott, K.R., Lamas, G., Hall, J.P.W., Vitale, F., Boyer, P., Petit, J.C., Radford, J. & Elias, M. 2021. A new species and thirty-eight new subspecies of equatorial Ithomiini (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Danainae). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 31 (Supplement 3): 1-80. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5526837. Reference page.

Hyposcada is a genus of clearwing (ithomiine) butterflies, named by Frederick DuCane Godman and Osbert Salvin in 1879. They are in the brush-footed butterfly family, Nymphalidae.

Arranged alphabetically:[1]

Hyposcada anchiala (Hewitson, 1868)
Hyposcada attilodes Kaye, 1918
Hyposcada illinissa (Hewitson, 1851)
Hyposcada schausi Fox, 1941
Hyposcada taliata (Hewitson, 1874)
Hyposcada virginiana (Hewitson, 1856)
Hyposcada zarepha (Hewitson, 1869)


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