Phiala alba (Aurivillius, 1893)

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FAMILY Eupterotidae
SUBFAMILY Striphnopteryginae
GENUS Phiala
SPECIES alba
AUTHOR(Aurivillius, 1893)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLichenopteryx alba n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], Deutsch Ostafrika, leg. Johne.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aurivillius C. 1893. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 14(3):199–214.
PAGINATION 210

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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
difficilis Strand, 1911 Synonym of species
pagagna Strand, 1911 Synonym of species
strigifera Strand, 1911 Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Central African Republic     New record (P. Basqun)
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Kiriakoff S. G. 1954e. Explorations du Parc National de l'Upemba. Lepidoptera Heterocera. - Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo belge 26:1–69, pls. 1–7. 10
Eritrea   Berio E. 1940a. Contributo alla conoscenza dei lepidotteri eteroceri dell'Eritrea III. Eteroceri raccolti dal cap. Richini ad Adi-Abuna (Adua) in marzo-aprile 1939. - Bollettino della Società entomologica italiana 72(2):21–24. 22
Ethiopia   Rougeot P. C. 1984. Missions entomologiques en Ethiopie 1976–1982. Fascicule II. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A)128:1–93, pls. 1–18. 52
Gabon     New record (P. Basqun)
Malawi   Joly C., Bernaud D., Pierre J. & Murphy R. 2008. Second entomological mission to Malawi. - Lambillionea 108(Supplément):3–47. 44 (as difficilis)
Mozambique   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 130 (as difficilis)
Tanzania, United Republic of   Aurivillius C. 1893. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 14(3):199–214. 210
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 130 (as difficilis)
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 130 (as difficilis)

Host Plants

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