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

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Genus:
Protaleuron Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 1(Suppl. Part 1) : 351 [key], 392.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : DILOPHONOTINI : DILOPHONOTINA

Type-species:
Protaleuron rhodogaster Rothschild & Jordan, 1903. Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. 1): 393, pl.5, fig.18, pl.59, figs 6, 8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) ECUADOR: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PROTALEURON and included species.


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