Chiasmia puerilis (Prout L. B., 1916)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Chiasmia
SPECIES puerilis
AUTHOR(Prout L. B., 1916)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDiscalma puerilis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Somalia N], Somaliland, Mandera, 47 miles SW of Berbera, 3000 ft, 14.ii.2010, leg. W. Feather.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 9°52'0" Longitude: 44°43'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 1994/1548♂, OUMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1916b. Geometridae. – In: Poulton E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls 1–2.
PAGINATION 157–158; pl. 2, fig. 15

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ethiopia   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. 127
Somalia   Prout L. B. 1916b. Geometridae. – In: Poulton E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls 1–2. 158

Host Plants

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