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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: Remelanini
Genus: Remelana
Species (3): R. davisi – R. jangala – R. westermanii

In synonymy:
andamanica | baweana | bella | callias | centa | erna | esra | fulminans | huberta | khusus | mudra | negrosensis | noeli | orsolina | phaedra | ravata | travana

Remelana Moore, [June] 1884.

Type Species: Amblypodia jangala Horsfield, [1829]: 113, by original designation [see p. 37]

Remelana Distant [August] 1884: 244, 246. See Hemming, 1967: 394.


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Fruhstorfer, H., 1907. Alte und neue rasse von Sithon jangala Horsfield. Ent. Zeit. 21(23): 144. Archive. Reference page.
Hemming, A. F., 1967. The generic names of the butterflies and their type species (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 1967, Suppl. 9: 1-509.Reference page.
Horsfield, T. 1828–1829. A descriptive catalogue of the lepidopterous insects in the museum of the Honourable East India Company. 144 pp., 8 pls. London. BHL text, plates. Reference page.
Jumalon, J.N. 1975. New Philippine butterflies. Tyô to Ga 26 (2): 45-66. pdf. Reference page.
Moore, F. 1884. Descriptions of some new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera; chiefly from specimens contained in the Indian Museum, Calcutta. Journal of the asiatic Society of Bengal 53(1): 16–52. BHL Reference page.

Remelana is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae. The species of this genus are found in the Indomalayan realm. Remelana was erected by Frederic Moore in 1884.[1]

Remelana davisi Jumalon, 1975
Remelana jangala (Horsfield, [1829]) - chocolate royal


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