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

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Genus:
Glossosphecia Hampson, 1919 . Novit. zool. 26 : 50 [key], 83.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : TINTHIINAE : CISSUVORINI

Type-species:
Sphecia contaminata Butler, 1878. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 2: 59, pl.40, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Yokohama, (? Depository)..

Notes:
See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

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