Prototheora corvifera (Meyrick, 1920)

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FAMILY Hepialidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Prototheora
SPECIES corvifera
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1920)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetatheora corvifera, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [Western] Cape Province, Cape Town, Table Mountain, iii.1917, leg. K. H. Barnard.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°58'13" Longitude: 18°35'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Janse (1942: 74), SAMC; Paralectotypes 4♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1920c. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 17:273–318.
PAGINATION 315 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Meyrick E. 1920c. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 17:273–318. 315
South Africa Eastern Cape Mey W. 2017a. A new species of Prototheora from Zimbabwe, with additional collecting records of the genus in South Africa (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae). - Metamorphosis 28:26–28. 27

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