Problepsis digammata Kirby, 1896

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Problepsis
SPECIES digammata
AUTHORKirby, 1896
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONProblepsis digammata, nom. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYUganda, 29.xii.1894, leg. W. J. Ansorge.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTReplacement name for Problepsis digammata, Warren, MS. Problepsis digammata Warren was published in 1897 (Novitates Zoologicae 4: 59).
PUBLICATION Kirby W. F. 1896. On a collection of moths from East Africa formed by Dr. W. J. Ansorge, Medical Officer to the Uganda Administration. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 18(107):375–396, pl. 19.
PAGINATION 396

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga   New record (N. Voaden)
Ethiopia   Debauche H. R. 1937. Entomological expedition to Abyssinia, 1926–27: Lepidoptera, Geometridae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 20:320–344, pls 7–8. 328
Kenya   Prout L. B. 1917c. New African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24:428–436. 431
Rwanda     ZSM
Sierra Leone   Prout L. B. 1917c. New African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24:428–436. 431
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. 59
South Africa Limpopo   TMSA
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. 160
South Africa Eastern Cape Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63. 99
Tanzania, United Republic of Pemba Prout L. B. 1917c. New African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24:428–436. 431
Tanzania, United Republic of Zanzibar Prout L. B. 1917c. New African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24:428–436. 431
Tanzania, United Republic of   Karsch F. 1898b. Über die auf der Irangi-Expedition gesammelten Orthoptera und Lepidoptera. – In: Werther C. W. Die mittleren Hochländer der nördlichen Deutsch-Ost-Afrika. - — :311–317. 312
Uganda   Kirby W. F. 1896. On a collection of moths from East Africa formed by Dr. W. J. Ansorge, Medical Officer to the Uganda Administration. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 18(107):375–396, pl. 19. 396
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63. 99
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63. 99

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