Scopula sanguinisecta (Warren, 1897)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES sanguinisecta
AUTHOR(Warren, 1897)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCraspedia sanguinisecta sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Weenen, iii.1894.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Warren W. 1897a. New genera and species of moths from the Old-World regions in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:12–130.
PAGINATION 53

Species pictures

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
sanguinisecta (Warren, 1897) Subspecies
subcatenata Prout L. B., 1932 Subspecies
muscosaria (Warren, 1902) Synonym of subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Angola   Warren W. 1901d. Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Aethiopian region. - Novitates Zoologicae 8:202–217. 208
Kenya   Warren W. 1902b. New African Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 9:487–536. 500 (as muscosaria)
Madagascar   Prout L. B. 1932c. New genera and species of Sterrhinae (Fam. Geometridae). - Novitates Zoologicae 37:229–251. 241 (as subcatenata)
Malawi     New record (ZSM)
South Africa Gauteng Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls. 1–15. 196
South Africa Mpumalanga Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls. 1–15. 196
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Warren W. 1897a. New genera and species of moths from the Old-World regions in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:12–130. 53
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 100

Host Plants

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