Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802)

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Family Synonyms

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Subfamilies

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Macroglossinae Harris, 1839 Subfamily  
Smerinthinae Grote & Robinson, 1865 Subfamily  
Sphinginae Latreille, 1802 Subfamily  

Genera

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Acanthosphinx Aurivillius, 1892 Synonym of genus Aurivillius C. 1892. Verzeichniss einer von Herrn Fritz Theorin aus Gabon und dem Gebiete des Camerunflusses heimgebrachten Schmetterlings-Sammlung. II. Heterocera. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 13:181–200.
Acentropoclanis Strand, 1915 Synonym of genus Strand E. 1915h. Einige exotische, insbesondere afrikanische Heterocera. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 81 (A)(2):129–134.
Acherontia Laspeyres, 1809 Genus Laspeyres J. H. 1809. In: Fleischer der Jüngere G., Die Schmetterlinge von Europa. Von Ferdinand Ochsenheimer u.s.w. [Book review]. - Jenaische Allgemeine Literatur-Zeitung (6) 4(240):97–104.
Afroclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Afrogramma Eitschberger & Melichar, 2016 Genus Eitschberger U. & Melichar T. 2016. Revision und Neugliederung aller Arten, die momentan in der Gattung Macropoliana auct. (nec Carcasson, 1968) vereint, zusammengefaßt sind. - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 71:1–639.
Afrophlebia Eitschberger, 2003 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2003. Revision und Neugliederung der Schwärmer-Gattung Leucophlebia Westwood, 1847 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 56:1–400.
Afrosataspes Basquin & Cadiou, 1986 Genus Basquin P. & Cadiou J.-M. 1986. Un nouveau genre de Sphingidae d'Afrique Centrale, Afrosataspes (Lepidoptera). - Lambillionea 106(11–12):127–130.
Afrosphinx Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Agrius Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Andriasa Walker, 1856 Genus Walker F. 1856a. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VII.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 7:i–iv, 1509–1808.
Antinephele Holland, 1889 Genus Holland W. J. 1889. Contributions to a knowledge of the Lepidoptera of West Africa. Paper II. List of African Sphingidae received during the years 1887 and 1888. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 16:55–70, pls 2–4.
Aspledon Boisduval, 1875 Synonym of genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1875. Sphingides, Sésiides, Castnides. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. & Guenée, A. (eds.), Histoire naturelle des insectes. Spécies général des Lépidoptères Hétérocères. - — 1:i–iv, 1–568.
Atemnora Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Atropos Agassiz, 1846 Unavailable name Agassiz J. L. R. 1842–1847. Nomenclator zoologicus, continens nomina systematica generum animalium tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris, in quirus beperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis, ad quad pertinent ... - — :i–xii, several parts separately numbered.
Atropos Oken, 1815 Unavailable name Oken L. 1815. Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung Fleischlose Thiere. - — 3(1):i–ccviii, 1–850, i–xviii.
Avinoffia Clark, 1929 Synonym of genus Clark B. P. 1929. Sundry notes on Sphingidae, descriptions of sixteen new species, and of one new genus. - Proceedings of the New England Zoological Club 11:7–24.
Basiothea Butler, 1876 Unavailable name  
Basiothia Walker, 1856 Genus Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
Batocnema Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Bombylia Hübner, 1806 Unavailable name Hübner J. 1806. Tentamen determinationis digestionis atque denominationis singularum stirpium lepidopterorum peritis ad inspiciendum et dijudicandum communicatum. - — :1–2.
Bombylia Hübner, 1822 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1822. Systematisch-alphabetisches Verzeichniss alles bisher bey den Fürbildungen zur Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge angegebenen Gattungsbenennungen; mit Vormerking auch augsburgischer Gattungen. - — :1–81.
Brachyglossa Boisduval, 1828 Synonym of genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1828. Europaeorum Lepidopterorum Index Methodicus. Pars 1. Sistens genera Papilio, Sphinx, Bombyx et Noctua Lin. - — .
Cadiouclanis Eitschberger, 2007 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2007b. Die Gattung Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894. Vorläufige Revision mit Neugliederung der Arten in bekannte und neue Gattungen (Lepidoprtera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 60:86–152, pls 13–23, 25A.
Callosphingia Rothschild & Jordan, 1916 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1916b. Further corrections of and additions to our "Revision of the Sphingidae". - Novitates Zoologicae 23:247–263.
Carcassonia Eitschberger & Melichar, 2016 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. & Melichar T. 2016. Revision und Neugliederung aller Arten, die momentan in der Gattung Macropoliana auct. (nec Carcasson, 1968) vereint, zusammengefaßt sind. - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 71:1–639.
Celerio Oken, 1815 Unavailable name Oken L. 1815. Lehrbuch der Naturgeschichte. Dritter Theil Zoologie. Erste Abtheilung Fleischlose Thiere. - — 3(1):i–ccviii, 1–850, i–xviii.
Celerio Agassiz, 1846 Synonym of genus Agassiz J. L. R. 1842–1847. Nomenclator zoologicus, continens nomina systematica generum animalium tam viventium quam fossilium, secundum ordinem alphabeticum disposita, adjectis auctoribus, libris, in quirus beperiuntur, anno editionis, etymologia et familiis, ad quad pertinent ... - — :i–xii, several parts separately numbered.
Centroctena Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Cephanodes Stephens, 1835 Unavailable name Stephens J. F. 1834–1835. Illustrations of British Entomology or, a Synopsis of Indigenous Insects: containing their generic and specific distinctions with an account of their metamorphoses, times of appearance, localities, food, and economy, ... Insecta Haustellata. - — 4:1–436, pls 23–40.
Cephnodes Dudgeon, 1898 Unavailable name Dudgeon G. C. 1898. A catalogue of the Heterocera of Sikhim and Bhutan. Part II. - Journal of the Bombay natural History Society 11e:406–419.
Cephonodes Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Ceridia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Chaerocina Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Chlorina Guenée, 1862 Unavailable name Guenée A. M. 1862. Lépidoptères. – In: Maillard, L., Notes sur l'île de la Réunion (Bourbon) (Annexe G). - — :1–72; pls. 12–13.
Chloroclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Coelonia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Covelliana Eitschberger & Melichar, 2016 Genus Eitschberger U. & Melichar T. 2016. Revision und Neugliederung aller Arten, die momentan in der Gattung Macropoliana auct. (nec Carcasson, 1968) vereint, zusammengefaßt sind. - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 71:1–639.
Danneria Eitschberger & Zolotuhin, 1998 Synonym of genus Danner F., Eitschberger U. & Surholt B. 1998. Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis. Bausteine zur einer Revision (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Textband. - Herbipoliana 4(1):1–368.
Daphnis Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Dargeclanis Eitschberger, 2007 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2007b. Die Gattung Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894. Vorläufige Revision mit Neugliederung der Arten in bekannte und neue Gattungen (Lepidoprtera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 60:86–152, pls 13–23, 25A.
Deilonche Grote, 1886 Synonym of genus Grote A. R. 1886. North American Lepidoptera. The hawk moths of North America. - — :1–63.
Devitzia Holland, 1889 Synonym of genus Holland W. J. 1889. Contributions to a knowledge of the Lepidoptera of West Africa. Paper II. List of African Sphingidae received during the years 1887 and 1888. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 16:55–70, pls 2–4.
Dewitzia Holland, 1893 Unavailable name Holland W. J. 1893f. New exotic Lepidoptera. - Entomological News 4(10):337–344, pl. 15.
Dilonche Kirby, 1897 Synonym of genus Kirby W. F. 1897b. In: Allen's Naturalists Library. 2 parts. - — 4:i–lxxiv, 1–261; i.xx, 1–332.
Diodosida Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
Dovania Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Ellenbeckia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Eremohyles Eitschberger & Zolotuhin, 1998 Synonym of genus Danner F., Eitschberger U. & Surholt B. 1998. Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis. Bausteine zur einer Revision (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Textband. - Herbipoliana 4(1):1–368.
Euchloron Boisduval, 1875 Genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1875. Sphingides, Sésiides, Castnides. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. & Guenée, A. (eds.), Histoire naturelle des insectes. Spécies général des Lépidoptères Hétérocères. - — 1:i–iv, 1–568.
Euclea Boisduval, 1875 Unavailable name Boisduval J. B. A. 1875. Sphingides, Sésiides, Castnides. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. & Guenée, A. (eds.), Histoire naturelle des insectes. Spécies général des Lépidoptères Hétérocères. - — 1:i–iv, 1–568.
Eulophura Holland, 1889 Synonym of genus Holland W. J. 1889. Contributions to a knowledge of the Lepidoptera of West Africa. Paper II. List of African Sphingidae received during the years 1887 and 1888. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 16:55–70, pls 2–4.
Falcatula Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Florina Tutt, 1903 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1903. Genera of the Eumorphid and Daphnid Sphinges. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 15:100–101.
Gnathostypsis Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Grillotius Rougeot, 1973 Genus Rougeot P.-C. 1973d. Un lépidoptère Sphingidae de la République Populaire du Congo appartenanyt à un nouveau genre: Grillotius n. g. - Annales de l'Université de Brazzaville 9:125–127.
Gurelca Kirby, 1880 Synonym of genus Kirby W. F. 1880. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera (Rhopalocera, Sphingidae, Castniidae and Uraniidae) in the Museum of Science and Arti, Dublin, with remarks on new or interesting species. - Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society 2(5):292–340.
Gynoeryx Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Gynoeryx Guenée, 1865 Unavailable name Guenée A. M. 1865. Lépidoptères de Madagascar. – In: Vinson A., Voyage à Madagascar au couronnement de Radama II, Annexe F. Lépidoptères. - — :25–48, pls 4–7.
Hathia Moore, 1882 Synonym of genus Moore F. 1882–1883. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon. Vol. II. - — 2:i–xxv, 1–162.
Hawaiiana Swezey, 1944 Unavailable name Swezey O. H. 1944. [Title]. - Proceedings of the Hawaiian entomological Society 12(1):22.
Hawaiina Tutt, 1903 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1903. Genera of the Eumorphid and Daphnid Sphinges. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 15:100–101.
Hippohyles Eitschberger & Zolotuhin, 1998 Synonym of genus Danner F., Eitschberger U. & Surholt B. 1998. Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis. Bausteine zur einer Revision (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Textband. - Herbipoliana 4(1):1–368.
Hippotion Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Histriosphinx Varis, 1976 Synonym of genus Varis 1976. Histriosphinx gen. n., a new genus for Sphinx nerii Linnaeus, 1758 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Notulae Entomologicae 56(4):127–128.
Hoplisthopus Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Unavailable name Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Hoplistopus Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Hyles Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Hypaedalea Butler, 1877 Genus Butler A. G. 1877i. Descriptions of a new genus and two new species of Sphingidae, with general remarks on the family. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1877(4):395–399, pl. 9.
Indiaphlebia Eitschberger, 2003 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2003. Revision und Neugliederung der Schwärmer-Gattung Leucophlebia Westwood, 1847 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 56:1–400.
Isoples Hübner, 1819 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Larunda Kernbach, 1954 Unavailable name Kernbach K. 1954. Larunda n. gen. Eine neue afrikanische Sphingiden-Gattung. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 50(3–4):216–220.
Leptoclanis Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Leucophlebia Westwood, 1847 Genus Westwood J. O. 1847. The Cabinet of Oriental Entomology: being a selection of some of the rarer and more beautiful species of insects, natives of India and the adjacent islands, the greater portion of which are now for the first time discribed and figured. - — :1–88, pls 1–42.
Leucostrophus Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Libyoclanis Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 Synonym of genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1906a. New Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 13(1):178–185.
Likoma Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Lilina Tutt, 1903 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1903. Genera of the Eumorphid and Daphnid Sphinges. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 15:100–101.
Litosphingia Jordan, 1920 Genus Jordan K. 1920d. On some African Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 27:510–512.
Lomocyma Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Lophostethus Butler, 1876 Genus Butler A. G. 1876d. Revision of the heterocerous Lepidoptera of the family Sphingidae. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 9:511–644, pls 90–94.
Lophura Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 Unavailable name Herrich-Schäffer G. A. W. 1853–1858. Sammlung neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereuropäische Schmetterlinge. Heterocera (Nachtfalter). - — (1) 1:1–84, pls 1–96 [unnumbered].
Lophura Walker, 1856 Unavailable name Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
Lophuron Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1865. Heterocer-Fjärilar, samlade i Kafferlandet af J. A. Wahlberg. - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 5(4):1–83.
Lycosphingia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Synonym of genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Maassenia Saalmüller, 1884 Genus Saalmüller M. 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces. - — :1–246, pls 1–6.
Macroglossa Boisduval, 1833 Unavailable name Boisduval J. B. A. 1833d. Mémoire sur les Lépidoptères de Madagascar, Bourbon et Maurice. - Nouvelles Annales du Muséum d'Histoire naturelle 2(2):149–270.
Macroglossa Ochsenheimer, 1816 Synonym of genus Ochsenheimer F. 1816. Die Schmetterlinge von Europa. - — 4:i–x, 1–226.
Macroglossum Scopoli, 1777 Genus Scopoli I. A. 1777. Introductio ad historiam naturalem sistens genera lapidum, plantarum, et animalium: hactenus detecta, caracteribus essentialibus donata, in tribus divisa, subinde ad leges naturae. - — :1–506.
Macroglossus Neave, 1940 Unavailable name Neave S. A. 1940. Nomenclator Zoologicus. - Nomenclator Zoologicus 3:1–1065.
Macropoliana Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Malgassoclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Manduca Hübner, 1806 Unavailable name Hübner J. 1806–1838. Sammlung Exotischer Schmetterlinge. - — 1–3:pls 1–213.
Maussenia Saalmüller, 1884 Unavailable name Saalmüller M. 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces. - — :1–246, pls 1–6.
Microclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Microsphinx Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Neoclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Neopolyptychus Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Neopterodonta Eitschberger, 1999 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 1999d. Neopterodonta nom. nov. pro Pterodonta (Austaut, 1905) - 5. Ergänzung zu "Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis" (Danner, Eitschberger & Surholt, 1998) (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Atalanta, Würzburg 30(1–4):292.
Nephele Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Nephile Butler, 1879 Unavailable name Butler A. G. 1879b. On a collection of Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 2:389–394.
Ocyton Boisduval, 1875 Synonym of genus Boisduval J. B. A. 1875. Sphingides, Sésiides, Castnides. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. & Guenée, A. (eds.), Histoire naturelle des insectes. Spécies général des Lépidoptères Hétérocères. - — 1:i–iv, 1–568.
Odontosida Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Oligographa Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Oplerclanis Eitschberger, 2007 Genus Eitschberger U. 2007b. Die Gattung Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894. Vorläufige Revision mit Neugliederung der Arten in bekannte und neue Gattungen (Lepidoprtera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 60:86–152, pls 13–23, 25A.
Oreus Hübner, 1819 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Orneus Hübner, 1824 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1806–1838. Sammlung Exotischer Schmetterlinge. - — 1–3:pls 1–213.
Panacra Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
Panogena Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Pantophaea Jordan, 1946 Genus Jordan K. 1946. [Title]. - Boletim do Museo nacional de Rio de Janeiro 66:6 a.o..
Pemba Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Unavailable name Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Phylloxiphia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Pierreclanis Eitschberger, 2007 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2007b. Die Gattung Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894. Vorläufige Revision mit Neugliederung der Arten in bekannte und neue Gattungen (Lepidoprtera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 60:86–152, pls 13–23, 25A.
Platysphinx Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Poliana Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Poliodes Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Polyptychoides Carcasson, 1968 Synonym of genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Polyptychopsis Carcasson, 1968 Synonym of genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Polyptychus Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Potidaea Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Praedora Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Pseudandriasa Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Pseudenyo Holland, 1889 Genus Holland W. J. 1889. Contributions to a knowledge of the Lepidoptera of West Africa. Paper II. List of African Sphingidae received during the years 1887 and 1888. - Transactions of the American Entomological Society 16:55–70, pls 2–4.
Pseudoclanis Rothschild, 1894 Genus Rothschild W. 1894. Notes on Sphingidae, with descriptions of new species. - Novitates Zoologicae 1:65–98, pls 5–7.
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Pseudosmerinthus Butler, 1876 Synonym of genus Butler A. G. 1876d. Revision of the heterocerous Lepidoptera of the family Sphingidae. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 9:511–644, pls 90–94.
Psithyros Hübner, 1819 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Pterodonta Austaut, 1905 Unavailable name Austaut J. L. 1905. Notice sur une nouvelle espèce du genre Satyrus, ainsi que sur deux genres nouveaux de la familles des Sphingides. - Entomologische Zeitschrift 19(6):29–30.
Ramphoschisma Wallengren, 1863 Unavailable name Wallengren H. D. J. 1863b. Lepidoptera Scandinaviae Heterocera, disposita et descripta. Pars prima Closterocera. - — 1:i–xxii, 1–116.
Rasphele Boisduval, 1875 Unavailable name Boisduval J. B. A. 1875. Sphingides, Sésiides, Castnides. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. & Guenée, A. (eds.), Histoire naturelle des insectes. Spécies général des Lépidoptères Hétérocères. - — 1:i–iv, 1–568.
Regia Tutt, 1903 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1903. Genera of the Eumorphid and Daphnid Sphinges. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 15:100–101.
Rhadinopasa Karsch, 1891 Genus Karsch F. 1891a. Neue Sphingiden aus Afrika. - Entomologische Nachrichten 17(1):11–16, pl. 1.
Rhagastis Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Rhamphoschisma Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Rhodafra Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Rhopalopsyche Butler, 1875 Synonym of genus Butler A. G. 1875f. Descriptions of new species of Sphingidae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1875:239–261, pls 36, 37.
Rommeliana Eitschberger & Zolotuhin, 1998 Synonym of genus Danner F., Eitschberger U. & Surholt B. 1998. Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis. Bausteine zur einer Revision (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Textband. - Herbipoliana 4(1):1–368.
Rufoclanis Carcasson, 1968 Genus Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17.
Sphingonaepeopsis Tutt, 1904 Unavailable name Tutt J. W. 1904. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera. - — 4:i–vii, 1–535.
Sphingonaepiopsis Wallengren, 1858 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1858. Nye Fjäril-slägten. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 15:75–84, 135–142, 209–215.
Surholtia Eitschberger & Zolotuhin, 1998 Synonym of genus Danner F., Eitschberger U. & Surholt B. 1998. Die Schwärmer der westlichen Palaearktis. Bausteine zur einer Revision (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Textband. - Herbipoliana 4(1):1–368.
Taboribia Strand, 1910 Synonym of genus Strand E. 1910g. Eine neue Sphingidengattung aus Afrika. - Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 54:228–230.
Temnora Walker, 1856 Genus Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
Temnoripais Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Thaiphlebia Eitschberger, 2003 Synonym of genus Eitschberger U. 2003. Revision und Neugliederung der Schwärmer-Gattung Leucophlebia Westwood, 1847 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 56:1–400.
Thaumas Hübner, 1819 Synonym of genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Theretra Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Timoria Kaye, 1919 Synonym of genus Kaye W. J. 1919. New species and genera of Nymphalidae, Syntomidae, and Sphingidae in the Joicey Collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 4(20):84–94.
Turneria Tutt, 1903 Unavailable name Tutt J. W. 1903. Genera of the Eumorphid and Daphnid Sphinges. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 15:100–101.
Typhosia Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 Synonym of genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1906b. Some new Sphingidae in the British Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 13:406–407.
Viriclanis Aarvik, 1999 Genus Aarvik L. 1999. A new genus and species of Hawk Moths [sic] from Africa (Lep. Sphingidae). - Lambillionea 99(2):190–192.
Weismannia Tutt, 1904 Synonym of genus Tutt J. W. 1904. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera. - — 4:i–vii, 1–535.
Xanthopan Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Genus Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
Xenosphingia Jordan, 1920 Genus Jordan K. 1920c. Some new African Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 27:167–170.
Xylophanes Hübner, 1819 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Zonilia Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.