Horisme obscurata Prout L. B., 1913

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Horisme
SPECIES obscurata
AUTHORProut L. B., 1913
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHorisme obscurata, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Barberton, 20.xii.1910, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'9" Longitude: 31°22'12"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, TMSA; Paratypes 1♂, 1♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1913b. New South African Geometridae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):194–225.
PAGINATION 205–206; pl. 12, fig. 21 Bhl

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
obscurata Prout L. B., 1913 Subspecies
gaudata Fletcher D. S., 1956 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Angola   Fletcher D. S. 1956a. New species of African Geometridae. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 25:29–42, pls 1–6. 37 (as gaudata)
Botswana   Prout L. B. 1935a. Scientific results of the Vernay-Lang Kalahari Expedition, March to September 1930. The Geometridae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 17(1):1–13. 9
Kenya   Fletcher D. S. 1956a. New species of African Geometridae. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 25:29–42, pls 1–6. 37 (as gaudata)
South Africa Mpumalanga Prout L. B. 1913b. New South African Geometridae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):194–225. 206
South Africa Free State Krüger M. 2019b. Geometridae (Lepidoptera, Geometroidea). – In: Mey W. & Krüger M. (Eds), The Lepidoptera fauna of a crater valley in the Great Escarpment of South Africa: The Asante Sana Project. - Esperiana Memoir 8:365–410. 383
South Africa Eastern Cape Krüger M. 2019b. Geometridae (Lepidoptera, Geometroidea). – In: Mey W. & Krüger M. (Eds), The Lepidoptera fauna of a crater valley in the Great Escarpment of South Africa: The Asante Sana Project. - Esperiana Memoir 8:365–410. 383
South Africa Gauteng Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls 1–15. 106
South Africa Western Cape Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls 1–15. 106
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls 1–15. 106
Tanzania, United Republic of   Fletcher D. S. 1956a. New species of African Geometridae. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 25:29–42, pls 1–6. 37 (as gaudata)
Zambia   Fletcher D. S. 1956a. New species of African Geometridae. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 25:29–42, pls 1–6. 37 (as gaudata)
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1933–1935. The Moths of South Africa. Volume II. Geometridae (concluded). - — 2(1):1–448, pls 1–15. 106

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