Melinoessa fulvescens Prout L. B., 1916

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Melinoessa
SPECIES fulvescens
AUTHORProut L. B., 1916
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMelinoëssa fulvescens nom. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY 
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
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STATUS Species
COMMENTObjective replacement name for Phalaena (Geometra) fulvata Drury, 1782.
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1916c. New African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 23:272–286.
PAGINATION 285

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Gabon   Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls. 49–50. 1329 (as fulvata)
Gambia   Druce H. 1887a. Lepidoptera Heterocera. – In: Moloney, A. C., Sketch of the forestry of West Africa with particular reference to its present principal commercial products. - — :i–vi, 1–533 (chapter pagination: 492–507). 504 (as fulvata)
Sierra Leone   Schaus W. & Clements W. G. 1893. On a collection of Sierra Leone Lepidoptera. - — :i–vi, 1–46, pls. 1–3. 42 (as fulvata)

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