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

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Genus:
Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 96.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Basiana postica Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 237.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, [Durban] Port Natal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Larunda Kernbach, 1954: 216.


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