Platypepla griseobrunnea Krüger, 2001

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Platypepla
SPECIES griseobrunnea
AUTHORKrüger, 2001
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatypepla griseobrunnea sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Cape Province, Northern Cape, Nababiep, 13–14.viii.1961, leg. L. Vári & G. van Son.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 11094♂, TMSA; Paratypes 22♂, 2♀, genitalia slide 11281♀, TMSA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 65–66, figs 71, 537, 770, 976

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   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. 65
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. 396
South Africa Northern Cape 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. 65
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. 396

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Loranthaceae Loranthus elegans South Africa 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. 66