Mictoschema swierstrai Prout L. B., 1922

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Geometrinae
GENUS Mictoschema
SPECIES swierstrai
AUTHORProut L. B., 1922
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMictoschema swierstrai sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Pretoria North, 20.iii.1917, leg. C. J. Swierstra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA; Allotype ♀, TMSA; Paratype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1922c. Geometridae. – In: Prout, L. B. & Prout, A. E., New South African Heterocera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(3):149–186, pl. 1.
PAGINATION 153–154, pl. 1, fig. 11

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Botswana   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 105
Namibia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 105
South Africa Gauteng Prout L. B. 1922c. Geometridae. – In: Prout, L. B. & Prout, A. E., New South African Heterocera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(3):149–186, pl. 1. 154
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 105
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 105

Host Plants

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