Chrysiridia prometheus (Drapiez, 1819)

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FAMILY Uraniidae
SUBFAMILY Uraniinae
GENUS Chrysiridia
SPECIES prometheus
AUTHOR(Drapiez, 1819)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONUrania (Prometheus)
TYPE LOCALITYSaint Helena, near Longwood, ca 1803, leg. Bory de St.-Vincent.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes, MNHN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Drapiez P. A. J. 1819. Description de 4 espèces d'insectes nouveaux. - Annales Générales des Sciences Physiques 2:354-360, pl. 30.
PAGINATION 356-358; pl. 30, figs 1, 2 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Saint Helena Dalla Torre K. W. von 1924. Epiplemidae, Uraniidae. - In: Strand, E. (Ed.): Lepidopterorum Catalogus. - — 30:1-38, 1-17. 5

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