Euexia percnopus Prout L. B., 1915

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Euexia
SPECIES percnopus
AUTHORProut L. B., 1915
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEuexia percnopus sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], i.1905, 30.xii.1904, 22.xii.1908, leg. G. F. Leigh.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 3♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311-385.
PAGINATION 379

Species pictures

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
aora Prout L. B., 1922 Subspecies
percnopus Prout L. B., 1915 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 84
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Fletcher D. S. 1978a. Geometridae (Lepidoptera) collected by Dr. J. Szunyoghy in Tanzania. - Acta Zoologica Hungarica 24(1-2):41-105, pl. 1. 73
Eswatini     TMSA
Kenya   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 84
Malawi   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 84
Mozambique   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 84
South Africa Limpopo   TMSA, ZSM
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311-385. 379
South Africa Mpumalanga   TMSA
Tanzania   Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311-385. 379
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 84
Zimbabwe   Prout L. B. 1922a. New and little-known Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:327-363. 356 (as aora)

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Celastraceae Putterlickia verrucosa South Africa Platt E. E. 1921. List of foodplants of some South African lepidopterous larvae. - South African Journal of Natural History 3(1):65-138. 73 (as Celastrina v.)
Celastraceae Putterlickia verrucosa East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1977. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 36(314):45-50. 45 (as Celastrina v.)