Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Euproserpinus Grote & Robinson, 1865 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 5 : 151, 177.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : MACROGLOSSINI : MACROGLOSSINA

Type-species:
Euproserpinus phaeton Grote & Robinson, 1865. Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 5: 178.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: California, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to EUPROSERPINUS and included species.


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