Drepanogynis curvaria (Dewitz, 1881)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Drepanogynis
SPECIES curvaria
AUTHOR(Dewitz, 1881)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLigia Curvaria n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Western Cape], Cape, "Prom[ontorium] b[onae] spei", leg. Grimm.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZMHB (see Krüger 2015: 62).
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe designation of a neotype (Krüger 2009: 16) was set aside because the original holotype, assumed to be lost (Krüger 2002: 103), was discovered (Krüger 2015: 62).
PUBLICATION Dewitz H. 1881. Afrikanische Nachtschmetterlinge. - Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino - Carolinae Germanicae Naturae Curiosorum 42(2):63–89, pls. 2–3.
PAGINATION 86; pl. 3, fig. 23

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Dewitz H. 1881. Afrikanische Nachtschmetterlinge. - Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino - Carolinae Germanicae Naturae Curiosorum 42(2):63–89, pls. 2–3. 86

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