Racinoa versicolora Kühne, 2008

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FAMILY Bombycidae
SUBFAMILY Bombycinae
GENUS Racinoa
SPECIES versicolora
AUTHORKühne, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOcinara versicolora sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Western Province, Kakamega Forest National Reserve, Colobus trail, 03.iii.2002, leg. L. Kühne.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°21'0" Longitude: 34°51'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Kühne 541♂, ZMHB; Paratypes 46♂, ZMHB, coll. Kühne.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170.
PAGINATION 122, fig. 1132

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170. 122
Uganda     New record (P. Basquin)

Host Plants

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