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

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Genus:
Pseudenyo Holland, 1889 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 16 : 57.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Pseudenyo benitensis Holland, 1889. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 16: 57, pl.2, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [EQUATORIAL GUINEA]: [Rio Muni, Rio Benito], (? Depository).. The type-locality was stated to be Benita, `a mission station upon the coast 110 miles north of the equator'.

Notes:
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