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

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Genus:
Callosphingia Rothschild & Jordan, 1916 . Novit. zool. 23 : 247.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SPHINGINAE : ACHERONTIINI

Type-species:
Dovania circe Fawcett, 1915. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 106, pl.1, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [KENYA]: Kedai, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Sphingidae in Wikipedia.

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


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