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

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Genus:
Paranthrena ; Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 . Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 2 : 58.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : PARANTHRENINI

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Paranthrene Hübner, [1819].

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz Pühringer.

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

Senior name:
Microsphecia Bartel, 1912: 414.


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