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

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Genus:
Amphimoea Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 29 [key, as *Amphomoea], 60.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SPHINGINAE : SPHINGINI

Type-species:
Amphonyx walkeri Boisduval, 1874. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Ins. 1: 67.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) FRENCH GUIANA: Oyapock, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Amphomoea ; Rothschild & Jordan, 1903: 29 (key).


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