Orthogonioptilum brunneum Jordan, 1922

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Orthogonioptilum
SPECIES brunneum
AUTHORJordan, 1922
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrthogonioptilum brunneum spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ghana], Gold Coast, Takwa, leg. R. E. James.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH; Neallotype ♂, designated by Ph. Darge (1990d: 18), coll. Darge.
STATUS Species
COMMENTK. Jordan (1922b: 318) also mentioned a ♂ "doubtfully belonging here".
PUBLICATION Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249–326.
PAGINATION 317–318, fig. 135; pl. 2, fig. 13 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ghana   Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249–326. 318
Ivory Coast   Darge Ph. 1987. Notes et synonymie dans le genre Orthogonioptilum (Lepidoptera Saturniidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Mulhouse 1987(4–6):17–19. 17
Togo   Darge Ph. 1990c. Quelques Saturniidae du Togo (Lepidoptera). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Mulhouse 1990(1):7–10. 8

Host Plants

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