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

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Genus:
Rhagastis Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 674 [key], 791.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : MACROGLOSSINI : CHOEROCAMPINA

Type-species:
Pergesa velata Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1853.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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


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