Circobotys caffralis (Hampson, 1910)

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Pyraustinae
GENUS Circobotys
SPECIES caffralis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1910)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCrocidophora caffralis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Eastern Cape], Cape Colony, Transkei, leg. F. Barrett.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratypes 2♂, 7♀, BMNH, type no 1216, OUMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Circobotys by Maes (2014b: 140).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41.
PAGINATION 502–503; pl. 41, fig. 5 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Comoros Mayotte (Maore) Viette P. 1958h. Note sur de petites collections de Lépidoptères récoltés aux îles Comores et en Aldabra. - Lambillionea 58(7–8):60–65. 64
South Africa Eastern Cape Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41. 503
Zambia   Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41. 502
Zimbabwe   Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41. 503

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