Bombycoide Lepidopters of Mexico (Lepidoptera: Bombycoidea; Saturniidae, Sphingidae) (UCOL)

The National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity
Av. Liga Periférico Insurgentes Sur 4903
Col. Parques del Pedregal, Tlalpan
14010 México, D. F.
Phone:5528 9100
Fax 5528 9131
e-mail: remib@xolo.conabio.gob.mx

Dr. Manuel A. Balcazar Lara
Collection of Entomology
Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Colima
Av. 25 de Julio 965, Villas San Sebastian
28000 Colima, Col.
Phone: (312) 316 1000 ext. 47000
e-mail: mabl@cgic.ucol.mx

The National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity covers a large diversity of databases for the purpose of organizing the creation and maintenance of SNIB. Thus, the database of Bombycoide Lepidopters of Mexico includes information of specimens of the Superfamilies Bombycoidea (Bombycidae, Saturniidae, Sphingidae y Eupterotidae) and Mimallonoidea (Mimallonidae) collected in more than 540 localities in México. The database contains 3 156 specimens corresponding to 4 families, 98 genera, 363 species and pertains to the SNIB.

 

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