Dovania poecila poecila Rothschild & Jordan, 1903

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Sphinginae
GENUS Dovania
SPECIES poecila
SUBSPECIES poecila
AUTHORRothschild & Jordan, 1903
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDovania poecila
TYPE LOCALITY[Malawi], Central Angoniland, District of Dowa (Chiwere), 50 miles SW of Lake Nyassa, 4500 ft, xii.1901-i.1902, leg. H. A. Byatt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Subspecies
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 47; pl. 6, fig. 9 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i-cxxxv, 1-972, pls 1-67. 47
Tanzania   Schmit P. 2021b. Contribution à la connaissance des Sphingidae d'Ouganda (Lepidoptera). - Saturnafrica 29:21-38. 24

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