Ubaena dolabella (Druce, 1886)

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Ubaena
SPECIES dolabella
AUTHOR(Druce, 1886)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAntheraea dolabella, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYAfrica E Central.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Druce H. 1886. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical Africa. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1886:409–411, pls 37–38.
PAGINATION 409; pl. 38, fig. 2 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Butler A. G. 1897a. On two collections of Lepidoptera made by Mr. R. Crawshay in Nyasa-Land. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 55 (1896):817–850, pls xli–xlii. 849
Tanzania, United Republic of   Austara O. & Jones T. 1971. Host list and distribution of lepidopterous defoliators of exotic softwoods in East Africa. - East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal 36:401–413. 405
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1972b. Emperor moths of South and South-Central Africa. - — :i–xi, 1–150, pls. 1–43. 102

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Pinaceae Pinus patula Tanzania Austara O. & Jones T. 1971. Host list and distribution of lepidopterous defoliators of exotic softwoods in East Africa. - East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal 36:401–413. 405
Pinaceae Pinus radiata Tanzania Austara O. & Jones T. 1971. Host list and distribution of lepidopterous defoliators of exotic softwoods in East Africa. - East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal 36:401–413. 405