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

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Genus:
Sphingulus Staudinger, 1887 . Mém. Lépid. 3 : 156.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SPHINGULINI

Type-species:
Sphingulus mus Staudinger, 1887. In: Romanoff, Mém. Lépid. 3: 156, pl.17, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.]: Amur district, Suifun, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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


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