Antinephele lunulata Rothschild & Jordan, 1903

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Antinephele
SPECIES lunulata
AUTHORRothschild & Jordan, 1903
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAntinephele lunulata spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], German East Africa, Mikindani, i–v.1897, leg. Reimer.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
PAGINATION 598–599; pl. 6, figs 16, 17 Bhl

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Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
turlini Darge, 1973 Subspecies
lunulata Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 Subspecies
weberi Clark, 1923 Synonym of subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67. 599
Democratic Republic of Congo Katanga Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17. 78
Gabon   Basquin P. & Pierre J. 2004. Complément à la connaissance des Sphinx du Gabon (Lep. Sphingidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 109(1):91–92. 91
Madagascar   Darge Ph. 1973a. Description d'une sous-espèce nouvelle du genre Antinephele originaire de Madagascar (Lep. Sphingidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 77 (1972)(9–10):293–294. 294 (as turlini)
Sierra Leone   Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17. 78
Tanzania   Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67. 599
Zambia   Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17. 78
Zimbabwe   Carcasson R. H. 1968. Revised catalogue of the African Sphingidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of the East African species. - Journal of the East Africa Natural History and National Museum 26(3):1–148, pls 1–17. 78

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