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

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Genus:
Likoma Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 172 [key], 265.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Likoma apicalis Rothschild & Jordan, 1903. Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. 1): 265, pl.5, fig.5, pl.25, fig.26, pl.30, fig.27, pl.32, fig.15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [MALAWI]: Lake Nyasa, Likoma, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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