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

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Genus:
Rhagades Wallengren, 1863 . Skand. Heterocer-fjärilar (Lepid. Scand. Heterocera) 1 : 110.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : PROCRIDINAE

Type-species:
Sphinx pruni Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 308.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Zygaenidae in Wikipedia.

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


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