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

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Genus:
Aege Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.75, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : DILOPHONOTINI : HEMARINA

Type-species:
Macroglossa venata Felder, 1861. Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien 43(1): 29.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDONESIA]: [Moluccas, Ambon Island] Amboina, (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 1

Notes:
Kitching & Cadiou (2000) list AEGE Felder, 1874; CHAMAESESIA Grote, 1873; COCHRANIA Tutt, 1902; HAEMORRHAGIA Grote & Robinson, 1865; HEMERIA Billberg, 1820; JILINGA Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt, 1998; MANDARINA Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt, 1998 and SAUNDERSIA Eitschberger, Danner & Surholt, 1998 as junior synonyms of HEMARIS Dalman, 1816.

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