Theretra orpheus natalensis (Rothschild, 1894)

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Theretra
SPECIES orpheus
SUBSPECIES natalensis
AUTHOR(Rothschild, 1894)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPanacra natalensis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of subspecies
SYNONYM OForpheus
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Chaerocampa orpheus Herrich-Schäffer, 1854; synonymized by Distant (1899a: 180), see also W. Rothschild (1919: 249).
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. 1894. Notes on Sphingidae, with descriptions of new species. - Novitates Zoologicae 1:65-98, pls 5-7.
PAGINATION 79; pl. 5, fig. 13 Bhl