Chiasmia warreni (Prout L. B., 1915)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Chiasmia
SPECIES warreni
AUTHOR(Prout L. B., 1915)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOsteodes warreni nom. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], British East Africa, Escarpment, 6500–9000 ft, i.1901, leg. W. Doherty.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Geometridae 9677, BMNH; Paratypes 3♂, 1♀, BMNH (see Krüger 2001a: 230).
STATUS Species
COMMENTMisidentified as exumbrata Walker, [1863] by Warren, 1902. Replacement name for Osteodes exumbrata Warren, 1902.
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311–385.
PAGINATION 349

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311–385. 349
Tanzania, United Republic of   Krüger M. 2001a. A revision of the tribe Macariini (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae) of Africa, Madagascar and Arabia. - Bulletin of The Natural History Museum 70(1):1–502. 230

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia xanthophloea Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 6