Aethiopsestis echinata Watson, 1965

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FAMILY Drepanidae
SUBFAMILY Thyatirinae
GENUS Aethiopsestis
SPECIES echinata
AUTHORWatson, 1965
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAethiopsestis echinata spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Zimbabwe], S Rhodesia, Salisbury [Harare], 10.iv.1960, leg. A. J. Duke.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 2♂, NMB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Watson A. 1965b. Aethiopsestis gen. nov. (Lepidoptera), first record of Thyatiridae from the Ethiopian Region. - Journal of the entomological Society of Southern Africa 27(2):257–266.
PAGINATION 263–264, fig. 6; pl. 5, fig. 3

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Zimbabwe   Watson A. 1965b. Aethiopsestis gen. nov. (Lepidoptera), first record of Thyatiridae from the Ethiopian Region. - Journal of the entomological Society of Southern Africa 27(2):257–266. 264

Host Plants

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