Eupithecia dilucida (Warren, 1899)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Eupithecia
SPECIES dilucida
AUTHOR(Warren, 1899)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTephroclystia dilucida sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Uganda], Nandi, xii.1896, leg. W. J. Ansorge.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Warren W. 1899b. New Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, and Geometridae from the Aethiopian region. - Novitates Zoologicae 6(3):288–312.
PAGINATION 297 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Fletcher D. S. 1958c. Geometridae from Tanganyika collected by Dr. Christa Lindemann and Nina Pavlitzki. - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 5:119–143, pls. 1–5. 130
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911–1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375–512. 443
Ethiopia   Herbulot C. 1983b. Missions de M. P.-C. Rougeot en Ethiopie et en République de Djibouti. Lepidoptera Geometridae 2. - Bulletin mensuel de la Société linnéenne de Lyon 52(1):10–21. 13
Kenya   Swinhoe C. 1904c. On the Geometridae of tropical Africa in the National Collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1904(3):497–590. 570
Madagascar   Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911–1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375–512. 443
Rwanda   Herbulot C. 1983b. Missions de M. P.-C. Rougeot en Ethiopie et en République de Djibouti. Lepidoptera Geometridae 2. - Bulletin mensuel de la Société linnéenne de Lyon 52(1):10–21. 13
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. 49
Tanzania, United Republic of   Prout L. B. 1932a. Voyage de Ch. Alluaud et R. Jeannel en Afrique Orientale (1911–1912). Insectes Lépidoptères. III. Geometridae. - Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France 29(5):375–512. 443
Uganda   Warren W. 1899b. New Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, and Geometridae from the Aethiopian region. - Novitates Zoologicae 6(3):288–312. 297
Yemen   Hausmann A. 2006. The geometrid moth species from Yemen – With 50 new records for the country and description of 20 new taxa (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 12:9–62, pls. 12–21. 13

Notes:  The occurrence in South Africa, Natal, needs confirmation (Herbulot 1983b: 13).

Host Plants

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