Gymnoscelis desiderata (Prout L. B., 1927)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Gymnoscelis
SPECIES desiderata
AUTHOR(Prout L. B., 1927)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChloroclystis desiderata, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSão Tomé & Principe, São Tomé, 24.i–25.ii.1925, leg. T. A. Barns.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1927a. A list of the Geometridae (Lep. Het) known to occur in the Island of São Thomé, with descriptions of some new species collected by Mr. T. A. Barns. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 75(1):187–200, pl. 20.
PAGINATION 192–193; pl. 20, fig. 8

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
austerula (Prout L. B., 1937) Subspecies
desiderata (Prout L. B., 1927) Subspecies
occidentalis Herbulot, 1988 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Côte d'Ivoire   Herbulot C. 1988b. Nouveaux Larentiinae africains et malgaches (Lepidoptera Geometridae). - Miscellanea Entomologica 51:85–102. 98 (as occidentalis)
São Tomé & Principe Principe Herbulot C. 1958. Mission du Muséum dans les îles du Golfe de Guinée. Entomologie: VIII. Lepidoptera Geometridae. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 63:100–109. 104
São Tomé & Principe São Tomé Prout L. B. 1927a. A list of the Geometridae (Lep. Het) known to occur in the Island of São Thomé, with descriptions of some new species collected by Mr. T. A. Barns. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 75(1):187–200, pl. 20. 193

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Loganiaceae Anthocleista nobilis Ivory Coast Herbulot C. 1988b. Nouveaux Larentiinae africains et malgaches (Lepidoptera Geometridae). - Miscellanea Entomologica 51:85–102. 98 (for occidentalis)