Laelia haematica Hampson, 1905

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Laelia
SPECIES haematica
AUTHORHampson, 1905
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLaelia haematica, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], British East Africa, Nairowa, Gwelil, leg. C. S. Betton; Mashonaland [Zimbabwe], Salisbury [Harare], leg. G. A. K. Marshall, Dobbie.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
PAGINATION 395 Bhl

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
haematica Hampson, 1905 Subspecies
angolensis Hering, 1926 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Angola   Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204. 161 (as angolensis)
Democratic Republic of Congo Katanga Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7–37, pls. A–C. 33 (as angolensis)
Kenya   Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438. 395
South Africa   Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204. 161
Zambia   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 177
Zimbabwe   Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438. 395

Host Plants

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