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

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Genus:
Acosmerycoides Mell, 1922 . Dt. ent. Z. 1922 : 117.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

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

Type-species:
Acosmerycoides insignata Mell, 1922. Dt. ent. Z. : 117.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: northern Kwangtung [province], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

A. insignata is a subspecies of Rhagastis leucocraspis Hampson, 1910, J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 20: 88, pl.F, fig.25.

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