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

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Genus:
Kloneus Skinner, 1923 . Ent. News 34(5) : 138.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Kloneus babayaga Skinner, 1923. Ent. News 34(5): 138.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) NICARAGUA: Eden Mine, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the above work was established by Kernbach, 1965, Mitt. dt. ent. Ges. 24: 86.

See also: Oberthurion Clark, 1923 May 12.

Kitching & Cadiou (2000) list OBERTHURION Clark, 1923 as a junior synonym of KLONEUS Skinner, 1923.

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