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

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Genus:
Odontosida Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 500 [key], 586.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Smerinthus pusillus Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.82, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: Caffraria, Tsomo River, (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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