Family Riodinidae Grote 1895 (butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Riodinidae

Parent taxon: Papilionoidea according to R. de Jong 2017

See also PeƱalver and Grimaldi 2006 and Sohn et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Archaeolycorea, Hesperiidae, Lithopsyche, Lycaenidae, Nymphalidae, Papilionidae, Pieridae, Stolopsyche

Subtaxa: Riodinella Riodininae

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (4 collections)

• Eocene of United States (1: Colorado)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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