Apatelopteryx deceptrix (Kenrick, 1914)

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FAMILY Lasiocampidae
SUBFAMILY Lasiocampinae
GENUS Apatelopteryx
SPECIES deceptrix
AUTHOR(Kenrick, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTaragama deceptrix, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar Central, near Périnet, Analamazaotra Forest, 2500 ft, i–iii.1911, leg. F. B. Pratt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by de Lajonquière (1972: 201), BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Apatelopteryx by de Lajonquière (1968: 71).
PUBLICATION Kenrick G. H. 1914a. New or little known Heterocera from Madagascar. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1913(4):587–602, pls. 31–32.
PAGINATION 592–593; pl. 32, fig. 16

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Madagascar   Kenrick G. H. 1914a. New or little known Heterocera from Madagascar. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1913(4):587–602, pls. 31–32. 592

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