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

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Genus:
Ampelophaga Bremer & Grey, 1852 , in Motschoulsky. √Čtud. ent. 1 : 61.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Ampelophaga rubiginosa Bremer & Grey, 1852. √Čtud. ent. 1: 61.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHINA]: Peking, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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