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

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Genus:
Dislephila ; Guérin-Méneville, 1844 . Iconog. Régne Anim. Cuvier 3(Insectes) : 494.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : MACROGLOSSINI : CHOEROCAMPINA

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Deilephila [Laspeyres], 1809.

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Senior name:
Deilephila Laspeyres, 1809: 100.


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