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

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Genus:
Polyptychopsis Carcasson, 1968 . J. E. Afr. nat. Hist. Soc. natn. Mus. 26(3) : 22.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Polyptychus marshalli Rothschild & Jordan, 1903. Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. 1): 253, pl.14, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZIMBABWE]: Rhodesia, Salisbury, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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