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

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Genus:
Penstemonia Engelhardt, 1946 . Bull. U.S. natn. Mus. 190 : 6 [key], 14.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : SYNANTHEDONINI

Type-species:
Aegeria edwardsii Beutenm├╝ller, 1894. Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 6: 92.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: Colorado, Denver, (? Depository)..

Notes:
See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz P├╝hringer.

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