Brachyglossa Boisduval, 1828

FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Sphinginae
AUTHORBoisduval, 1828
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMAcherontia
PUBLICATIONBoisduval J. B. A. 1828. Europaeorum Lepidopterorum Index Methodicus. Pars 1. Sistens genera Papilio, Sphinx, Bombyx et Noctua Lin. - — .
PAGINATION 33 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Sphinx atropos Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10) 1: 490. By monotypy. A junior objective synonym of Acherontia Laspeyres, 1809.