Polyptychus lagnelae Pierre, 2014

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Smerinthinae
GENUS Polyptychus
SPECIES lagnelae
AUTHORPierre, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPolyptychus lagnelae nomen nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Medje.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, CMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTObjective replacement name for Libyoclanis hollandi Clark, 1917.
PUBLICATION Pierre J. 2014. Polyptychus lagnelae nom. nov. pour Avinoffia hollandi (Clark, 1917). Le genre Polyptychus Hübner, 1819. Concept de genre (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 119(2):223–228.
PAGINATION 224 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   D'Abrera B. 1987. Sphingidae Mundi. Hawk Moths of the world based on a checklist by Alan Hayes and the collection he curated in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–226. 78 (as hollandi)
Democratic Republic of Congo Orientale Clark B. P. 1917. New Sphingidae. - Proceedings of the New England Zoological Club 6:57–72. 62 (as hollandi)
Gabon   D'Abrera B. 1987. Sphingidae Mundi. Hawk Moths of the world based on a checklist by Alan Hayes and the collection he curated in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–226. 78 (as hollandi)
Liberia   D'Abrera B. 1987. Sphingidae Mundi. Hawk Moths of the world based on a checklist by Alan Hayes and the collection he curated in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–226. 78 (as hollandi)

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