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Proserpinus  Hübner, 1819
Taxonomic Serial No.: 188634

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyBombycoidea   
                                     FamilySphingidae Latreille, 1802 – hawk moths, hornworms, sphinx moths  
                                        SubfamilyMacroglossinae Harris, 1839  
                                           TribeMacroglossini Harris, 1839  
                                              GenusProserpinus Hübner, 1819  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Proserpinus clarkiae (Boisduval, 1852)  
                                                 Species Proserpinus flavofasciata (Walker, 1856) – Yellow-banded Day Sphinx, sphinx de l'épilobe, Yellowbanded Day Sphinx 
                                                 Species Proserpinus gaurae (J. E. Smith, 1797) – Proud Sphinx 
                                                 Species Proserpinus juanita (Strecker, 1876)  
                                                 Species Proserpinus terlooii H. Edwards, 1875 – Terloo's Sphinx 
                                                 Species Proserpinus vega (Dyar, 1903) – Vega Sphinx 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Proserpinus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Tuttle, James P.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Hawk Moths of North America: A Natural History Study of the Sphingidae of the United States and Canada   
  Page(s): 253   
  Publisher: The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9780979663307   
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  Reference for: Proserpinus   
       

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