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

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Genus:
Maassenia Saalmüller, 1884 . Lepid. Madagascar 1(1) : 126.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : MACROGLOSSINI : MACROGLOSSINA

Type-species:
Zonilia heydeni Saalmüller, 1878. Ber. senckenb. naturf. Ges. 1877-1878: 89.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: [Nossi Bé], Lakobe, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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