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Superregnum: Eukaryota
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: Morphinae
Tribus: Brassolini
Subtribus: Brassolina
Genus: Opsiphanes
Species: O. blythekitzmillerae – O. bogotanus – O. boisduvallii – O. camena – O. cassiae – O. cassina – O. invirae – O. jacobsorum – O. mutatus – O. quiteria – O. sallei – O. tamarindi – O. tiberius – O. zelotes

Austin, G.T.; A.D. Warren et al., 2007: A new species of Opsiphanes Doubleday, [1849] from western Mexico (Nymphalidae: Morphinae: Brassolini). Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 150: 1–20. [1]
Bristow, C.R., 1979: Opsiphanes quiteria angostura a new sub species of Brassolinae (Lepidoptera; Rhopalocera) from western Ecuador, with notes on collectors and localities. Journal of natural History (London) 13(3): 377 384. Abstract: DOI: 10.1080/00222937900770291
Bristow, C.R. 1996b. A revision of the brassoline genus Opsiphanes (Lepidoptera: Rhoplaocera). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 101(3): 203–293. Reference page.
Chacon, I.A. ; J. Montero-Ramirez ; D.H. Janzen ; W. Hallwachs ; P. Blandin;, C.R. Bristow & M. Hajibabei, 2012: A new species of Opsiphanes Doubleday, [1849] from Costa Rica (Nymphalidae: Morphinae: Brassolini), as revealed by its DNA barcodes and habitus. Bulletin of the Allyn Museum, 166: 1–15.
Doubleday, [1849]; Gen. diurn. Lep. (1): pl. 57, f. 2,
Lamas, G., 2004: Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea-Papilionoidea.

Opsiphanes is a genus of butterflies of the family Nymphalidae found from Mexico to South America.[1]

Listed alphabetically:[1]

Opsiphanes blythekitzmillerae Austin & A. Warren, 2007 – Minerva owl butterfly
Opsiphanes bogotanus Distant, 1875
Opsiphanes boisduvallii Doubleday, [1849]
Opsiphanes camena Staudinger, [1886]
Opsiphanes cassiae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Opsiphanes cassina C. & R. Felder, 1862 – split-banded owlet
Opsiphanes invirae (Hübner, [1808])
Opsiphanes mutatus Stichel, 1902
Opsiphanes quiteria (Stoll, [1780])
Opsiphanes sallei Doubleday, [1849]
Opsiphanes tamarindi C. & R. Felder, 1861
Opsiphanes zelotes Hewitson, 1873


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