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

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Genus:
Eupyrrhoglossum Grote, 1865 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 5 : 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : DILOPHONOTINI : DILOPHONOTINA

Type-species:
Macroglossum sagra Poey, 1832. Centurie LĂ©pid. Ile Cuba : Num.[19].

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CUBA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Empyrrhoglossum ; Bönninghausen, 1899: 134.


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