Epicampoptera erosa (Holland, 1893)

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FAMILY Drepanidae
SUBFAMILY Drepaninae
GENUS Epicampoptera
SPECIES erosa
AUTHOR(Holland, 1893)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONT.[hymistada] erosa sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Gabon], Valley of the Ogooué River.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, genitalia slide C-564♂, CMP.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe paralectotype, also a male and not a female as stated in the original description, is not conspecific with the lectotype and probably probably belongs to Epicampoptera tamsi Watson, 1965 (see Watson 1965: 31).
PUBLICATION Holland W. J. 1893e. New species of West African Drepanulidae. - Entomological News 4:171–181, pl. 1.
PAGINATION 180–181 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Bryk F. 1913a. Die äthiopischen Drepaniden und drepana-ähnlichen Geometriden des Berliner Zoologischen Museums. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 79 (A)(3):4–16. 8
Gabon   Holland W. J. 1893e. New species of West African Drepanulidae. - Entomological News 4:171–181, pl. 1. 180

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Rubiaceae Coffea sp.   Pujol R. 1960. Les chenilles-marteau ou chenliis queue-de-rat. - Science et Nature 42:1–10. 4