Platypepla loranthiphaga Krüger, 2001

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Platypepla
SPECIES loranthiphaga
AUTHORKrüger, 2001
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatypepla loranthiphaga sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Namibia], South West Africa, Abachaus, iv.1944 [e.l. Loranthus 24.ii.1944], leg. G. Hobohm.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -19°50'0" Longitude: 16°30'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 11095♂, type no 8692, TMSA; Paratype 1♂, TMSA.
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 66, figs 72, 538, 975

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. 66

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Loranthaceae Loranthus sp. 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. 66