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Eueides Huebner 1816

Chris Jiggins and Andrew V. Z. Brower taxon links [down<--]Heliconiini Phylogenetic position of group is uncertain Phylogenetic position of group is uncertain Interpreting the tree
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Containing group: Heliconiini

References

Brower AVZ, and Egan MG. 1997. Cladistics of Heliconius butterflies and relatives (Nymphalidae: Heliconiiti): the phylogenetic position of Eueides based on sequences from mtDNA and a nuclear gene. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B 264: 969-977.

Brown KS, Jr. 1981. The biology of Heliconius and related genera. Ann. Rev. Entomol. 26: 427-456.

Emsley MG. 1965. Speciation in Heliconius (Lep., Nymphalidae): morphology and geographic distribution. Zoologica NY 50: 191-254.

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Chris Jiggins
University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK


Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA

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Jiggins, Chris and Brower, Andrew V. Z. 2006. Eueides Huebner 1816. Version 29 October 2006 (temporary). http://tolweb.org/Eueides/70440/2006.10.29 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/

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