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

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Genus:
Rhodoprasina Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 1(Suppl. Part 1) : 171 [key], 292.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Ambulyx floralis Butler, 1876. Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 9: 639.    [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 RHODOPRASINA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Rhodoprasia ; Jordan, 1929: 86.


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