Imbrasia orientalis Rougeot, 1962

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Imbrasia
SPECIES orientalis
AUTHORRougeot, 1962
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONImbrasia epimethea Drury orientalis n. subsp. ssp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Katanga, Elisabethville [Lubumbashi], 12.xii.1923, leg. Ch. Seydel.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -11°39'0" Longitude: 27°28'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Rougeot P.-C. 1962a. Les Lépidoptères de l'Afrique noire occidentale. Attacidés (= Saturniidés). - Bulletin de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique noire (A) 14(4):1-214.
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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Rougeot P.-C. 1962a. Les Lépidoptères de l'Afrique noire occidentale. Attacidés (= Saturniidés). - Bulletin de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique noire (A) 14(4):1-214. 93
Mozambique   Takano H. & László G. M. 2022. A provisional list of the Saturniidae and Eupterotidae of the Maputo Special Reserve, Mozambique (Lepidoptera: Bombycoidea). - Saturnafrica 30:7-22, pls 1-6. 12
Tanzania   Darge Ph. 2008c. A provisional checklist of the Saturniidae (Emperor Moths) of Tanzania (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae). - Saturnafrica 1:25-30. 28

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