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

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Genus:
Opistoclanis Jordan, 1929 . Novit. zool. 35 : 62.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Clanis hawkeri Joicey & Talbot, 1921. Entomologist 54: 106.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [VIETNAM] FRENCH INDO-CHINA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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