Hippotion robur Jordan, 1938

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Hippotion
SPECIES robur
AUTHORJordan, 1938
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHippotion exclamationis robur subsp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], Tanganyika Territory, Banagi Hill, Musoma, 14–18.iv, leg. M. S. Moore.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 3♀, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFroseipennis
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Diodosida roseipennis Butler, 1882; synonymized by I. Kitching & J.-M. Cadiou (2000: 48, 116–117).
PUBLICATION Jordan K. 1938. On some new or unfigured Lepidoptera from the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 41:130–133, pls 3–4.
PAGINATION 130–131; pl. 4, figs 14, 15