Metasia arida Hampson, 1913

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Metasia
SPECIES arida
AUTHORHampson, 1913
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetasia arida, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYNigeria N., Borgu, Yelwa Lake, leg. Migeod.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1913b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):1–38; (69): 299–319.
PAGINATION 2

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Nigeria   Hampson G. F. 1913b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):1–38; (69): 299–319. 2
Sierra Leone   Hampson G. F. 1913b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):1–38; (69): 299–319. 2
South Africa   Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 250 (as aridalis)

Host Plants

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