Gastroplakaeis rufescens Aurivillius, 1905

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FAMILY Lasiocampidae
SUBFAMILY Lasiocampinae
GENUS Gastroplakaeis
SPECIES rufescens
AUTHORAurivillius, 1905
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGastroplakaeis rufescens, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Nigeria], W. Africa, Asaba [6°11′52.2348″N 6°43′42.4783″E].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aurivillius C. 1905a. New African Lasiocampidae in the British Museum. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1905(3):313–326, pl. xvi.
PAGINATION 314; pl. 16, fig. 10

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ghana   Ochse M., Safian Sz., Mey W., Zolotuhin V. V. & Prozorov A. M. 2014. Lepidoptera research in the Afrotropics: results of the 2011 workshop and field trip in Ghana, West-Africa. - Entomologische Zeitschrift 124(1):41–53. 48
Nigeria   Aurivillius C. 1905a. New African Lasiocampidae in the British Museum. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1905(3):313–326, pl. xvi. 314

Host Plants

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