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

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Genus:
Litosphingia Jordan, 1920 . Novit. zool. 27 : 510.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SPHINGINAE : SPHINGINI

Type-species:
Litosphingia corticea Jordan, 1920. Novit. zool. 27: 510, text-figs 1-5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZIMBABWE] RHODESIA: Umvuma, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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


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