Afrotheora argentimaculata Nielsen & Scoble, 1986

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FAMILY Hepialidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Afrotheora
SPECIES argentimaculata
AUTHORNielsen & Scoble, 1986
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAfrotheora argentimaculata sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Natal [KwaZulu-Natal], Cathedral Peak, 02–03.iv.1954, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Nielsen 4/5♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Nielsen E. S. & Scoble M. J. 1986. Afrotheora, a new genus of primitive Hepialidae from Africa (Lepidoptera: Hepialioidea). - Entomologica scandinavica 17:29–54.
PAGINATION 46, figs. 4, 44, 47

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Nielsen E. S. & Scoble M. J. 1986. Afrotheora, a new genus of primitive Hepialidae from Africa (Lepidoptera: Hepialioidea). - Entomologica scandinavica 17:29–54. 46

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