Melinoessa pieridaria (Holland, 1920)

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Melinoessa
SPECIES pieridaria
AUTHOR(Holland, 1920)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONRhamidava (?) pieridaria, new species
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Province Orientale], Congo, Medje, 08.viii.1910.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 2°25'0" Longitude: 27°30'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, AMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Holland W. J. 1920. Lepidoptera of the Congo, being a systematic list of the butterflies and moths collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition, together with descriptions of some hitherto undescribed species. - Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 43:109–369, pls. 6–14.
PAGINATION 307–308; pl. 14, fig. 13

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Holland W. J. 1920. Lepidoptera of the Congo, being a systematic list of the butterflies and moths collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition, together with descriptions of some hitherto undescribed species. - Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 43:109–369, pls. 6–14. 308

Host Plants

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