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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Zygaena (Mesembrynus) minos (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:440272


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Zygaena Fabricius 1775 [genus]

The taxonomy of the genus Zygaena is in accord with (Hofmann, A. & Tremewan, W. G. 1996).

Mesembrynus Hübner 1819 [subgenus]

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

minos Denis & Schiffermüller 1775 [species]

Sphinx

= pimpinellae Guhn 1931

Zygaena

minos Denis & Schiffermüller 1775 [nominotypical subspecies]

Sphinx


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Subphylum

Hexapoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Superfamily

Zygaenoidea

Family

Zygaenidae

Subfamily

Zygaeninae

Genus

Zygaena

Subgenus

Mesembrynus

Species

minos

Subspecies

minos

Subspecies

normanna

Subspecies

peloponnesica

Subspecies

sareptensis

Subspecies

viridescens



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Karsholt, Dr Ole & van Nieukerken, Dr Erik J.

group coordinator

Efetov, Prof. Konstantin & Tarmann, Gerhard

taxonomic specialist

Corley, Martin

associate specialist

de Prins, Willy

associate specialist

Huemer, Dr Peter

associate specialist

Jensen, Jens-Kjeld

associate specialist

Kullberg, Jaakko

associate specialist

Olafsson, Erling

associate specialist

Ronkay, Laszlo

associate specialist

Sammut, Paul M.

associate specialist

Tokar, Zdenko

associate specialist


References

Accepted name:

Zygaena (Mesembrynus) minos (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

no references present in the database for this name

Genus synonyms:

Mesembrynus Hübner 1819 [subgenus]

no references present in the database for this name

Species synonyms:

= pimpinellae Guhn 1931

no references present in the database for this name

minos Denis & Schiffermüller 1775 [nominotypical subspecies]

no references present in the database for this name




 

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