Scopula ossicolor (Warren, 1897)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES ossicolor
AUTHOR(Warren, 1897)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCraspedia ossicolor sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSierra Leone.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195–262; pl. 5.
PAGINATION 218

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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
submarginata (Warren, 1898) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon     New record (ZSM)
Kenya   Lehmann I. & Kioko E. 2005. Lepidoptera diversity, floristic composition and structure of three Kaya forests on the south coast of Kenya. - Journal of East African Natural History 94(1):121–163. 158
Nigeria   Warren W. 1898b. New species and genera of the families Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Old-World regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 5:221–258. 241 (as submarginata)
Sierra Leone   Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195–262; pl. 5. 218

Host Plants

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