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

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Genus:
Himantoides Butler, 1876 . Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 9 : 626.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Perigonia undata Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 103.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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


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