Pseudaphelia paleacea (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Pseudaphelia
SPECIES paleacea
AUTHOR(Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHeniocha paleacea m. foem.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [KwaZulu-Natal], Port Natal [Durban].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntype 1♀, SMNS (see C. Häuser et al. 2003: 32).
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFapollinaris
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of apollinaris; synonymized by Walker.
PUBLICATION Herrich-Schäffer G. A. W. 1853–1858. Sammlung neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereuropäische Schmetterlinge. Heterocera (Nachtfalter). - — (1) 1:1–84, pls 1–120.
PAGINATION [1855]: wrapper; pl. [56], fig. 308; 1855: 89; [1856]: 9; [1858]: 60, 81 Bhl

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