Lobobunaea jeanneli Rougeot, 1959

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Lobobunaea
SPECIES jeanneli
AUTHORRougeot, 1959
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLobobunaea jeanneli n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Marakwet, Elgeyo Escarpment, 2500 m, 10.iii.1933, leg. Arambourg, Chappuis & R. Jeannel.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, MNHN.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFansorgei
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Lobobunaea ansorgei (Rothschild, 1899); synonymized by T. Bouyer (2012: 188). The female from Rwanda in the RMCA, labeled as allotype, is not a type specimen since the taxon was described after a single male only.
PUBLICATION Rougeot P.-C. 1959a. Description d'un nouveau Lobobunaea du Kénya. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 64(7-8):187-188.
PAGINATION 187-188

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