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].