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 S], W Africa, Asaba.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 6°11'52" Longitude: 6°43'42"
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

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Burkina Faso     P. Basquin
Central African Republic     P. Basquin
Côte d'Ivoire     P. Basquin
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

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