Subfamily Libytheinae Boisduval 1836 (snout butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Nymphalidae

Alternative spelling: Libytheidae

Parent taxon: Nymphalidae according to R. de Jong 2017

See also Carpenter 1992, Kawahara 2013 and Sohn et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Apatura, Biblidinae, Chlorippe, Danainae, Eugonia, Nymphalinae, Nymphalis, Satyrinae

Subtaxa: Libythea Libytheana Prolibythea

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Type: Libythea

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (3: Colorado collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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