Theophasida superba (Aurivillius, 1914)

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FAMILY Lasiocampidae
SUBFAMILY Lasiocampinae
GENUS Theophasida
SPECIES superba
AUTHOR(Aurivillius, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOpisthodontia superba n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Malawi], Nyassaland, Mlanje, 18.v.1913, leg. S. A. Neave.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -15°57'0" Longitude: 35°37'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aurivillius C. 1915. New species of African Lasiocampidae and Strichnopterygidae from English collections. - Arkiv för Zoologi 9(11):1–9.
PAGINATION 7–8 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Democratic Republic of Congo   Zolotuhin V. V. & Prozorov A. M. 2010. A review of the genera Opisthodontia Aurivillius, 1895, and Stenophatna Aurivillius, 1909, with erection of 8 new genera and description of 37 new species and 2 new subspecies (Lepidoptera, Lasiocampidae). - Atalanta, Würzburg 41(3–4):397–460. 417
Malawi   Aurivillius C. 1915. New species of African Lasiocampidae and Strichnopterygidae from English collections. - Arkiv för Zoologi 9(11):1–9. 8
Zambia   Zolotuhin V. V. & Prozorov A. M. 2010. A review of the genera Opisthodontia Aurivillius, 1895, and Stenophatna Aurivillius, 1909, with erection of 8 new genera and description of 37 new species and 2 new subspecies (Lepidoptera, Lasiocampidae). - Atalanta, Würzburg 41(3–4):397–460. 417
Zimbabwe   Zolotuhin V. V. & Prozorov A. M. 2010. A review of the genera Opisthodontia Aurivillius, 1895, and Stenophatna Aurivillius, 1909, with erection of 8 new genera and description of 37 new species and 2 new subspecies (Lepidoptera, Lasiocampidae). - Atalanta, Würzburg 41(3–4):397–460. 417

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