Eudasychira georgiana (Fawcett, 1901)

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Eudasychira
SPECIES georgiana
AUTHOR(Fawcett, 1901)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDasychira georgiana, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTransvaal [South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Maritzburg [Pietermaritzburg], e.l. ii and iii.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 2 Syntypes, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Fawcett, J. M. 1901. Notes on the transformations of some South-African Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 15(6):291–322, pls. 46–49.
PAGINATION 314–315; pl. 49, figs. 19–21

Species pictures

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Voaden N.
Democratic Republic of Congo, Katanga, Frontier Mine, near Sakania, 06.iv.2013.
, Adult

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
incristata (Collenette, 1931) Subspecies
georgiana (Fawcett, 1900) Subspecies
tessmanni (Hering, 1926) Synonym of subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRYPROVINCE/STATEPUBLICATION
Burundi   Dall'Asta, U. 1975. Mission entomologie du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale aux Monts Uluguru, Tanzannie. 8. Lepidoptera Heterocera Lymantriidae. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 89(3):734–736.
Cameroon   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(4):1243–1350, pls. 49–50.
Democratic Republic of Congo East Kasai Dall'Asta, U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12–44.
Democratic Republic of Congo Bas Congo Aurivillius, C. 1906. Verzeichnis von Lepidopteren, gesammelt beu Mukimbungu am unteren Kongo von Herrn E. Laman. Zweite und dritte Sendung. - Arkiv för Zoologi 3(1):1–16, pl. 1.
Democratic Republic of Congo Katanga Dalman, J. W. 1823. Analecta Entomologica. - — :i–vii, 1–104, pls. 1–4.
Democratic Republic of Congo Orientale Dall'Asta, U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12–44.
Democratic Republic of Congo Equateur Dall'Asta, U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12–44.
Democratic Republic of Congo Kinshasa Dall'Asta, U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12–44.
Gabon   Dall'Asta, U. 2008. Lymantriidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :171–180.
Ghana   Collenette, C. L. 1931a. New African Lymantriidae in the British Museum collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 79(2):341–363, pls. 12–13.
Ivory Coast   Dall'Asta, U. 2008. Lymantriidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :171–180.
Kenya   Gardner, J. C. M. 1957. An annotated list of East African forest insects. - — :1–47.
Nigeria   Dall'Asta, U. 2008. Lymantriidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :171–180.
Rwanda   Dall'Asta, U. 1975. Mission entomologie du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale aux Monts Uluguru, Tanzannie. 8. Lepidoptera Heterocera Lymantriidae. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 89(3):734–736.
Sierra Leone   Dall'Asta, U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12–44.
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Fawcett, J. M. 1901. Notes on the transformations of some South-African Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 15(6):291–322, pls. 46–49.
Tanzania   Aurivillius, C. 1910c. Lepidoptera – In: Sjöstedt, Y. (ed.) Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der schwedischen zoologischen Expedition nach dem Kilimandjaro, dem Meru und den umgebenen Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905–06. Part 9. - — :1–56, pls. 1–2.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION
Fabaceae Acacia xanthophloea Kenya Agassiz, D. J. L. & Harper, D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8.
Combretaceae Terminalia superba Ghana Wagner, M. R., Cobbinah, J. R. & Bosu, P. P. 2008. Forest entomology in West Tropical Africa; Forest insects of Ghana. Second Edition. - — :i–lxx, 1–244.
Fabaceae Acacia mollissima Kenya Gardner, J. C. M. 1957. An annotated list of East African forest insects. - — :1–47.
Mimosaceae Elephantorhiza burchelli South Africa Fawcett, J. M. 1901. Notes on the transformations of some South-African Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 15(6):291–322, pls. 46–49.