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

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Genus:
Monarda Druce, 1896 , in Felder & Rogenhofer. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 2 : 317.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SPHINGULINI

Type-species:
Monarda oryx Druce, 1896. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 317, pl.68, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MEXICO: Jalisco, (? Depository)..

Notes:
See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Rhopalocera volume 2

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