Atropos Agassiz, 1846

FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Sphinginae
AUTHORAgassiz, 1846
STATUSUnavailable name
SYNONYMAcherontia
PUBLICATIONAgassiz 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.
PAGINATION 9 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Sphinx atropos Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10) 1: 490. By monotypy. A junior objective synonym of Acherontia Laspeyres, 1809 and a junior homonym of Atropos Leach, 1815 [Psocoptera].