Hippotion japenum Riotte, 1994

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Hippotion
SPECIES japenum
AUTHORRiotte, 1994
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHippotion japenum
TYPE LOCALITY[Indonesia, Western New Guinea], Yapen.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFvelox
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Sphinx velox Fabricius, 1793; synonymized by I. Kitching & J.-M. Cadiou (2000: 49, 117).
PUBLICATION Riotte J. C. E. 1994. Eine neue Art des Hippotion velox-Species-Komplexes (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). - Entomologische Zeitschrift 104:293–299.
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