Peloroses aurantiaca (Oberthür, 1923)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Peloroses
SPECIES aurantiaca
AUTHOR(Oberthür, 1923)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNumenes Aurantiaca, Obthr.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar S., 1922, leg. Lamberton [probably wrong, see Griveaud 1977a: 167].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFpraestans
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Numenes praestans Saalmüller, 1884; synonymized by Collenette (1931a: 511).
PUBLICATION Oberthür, C. 1923b. Lépidoptères de Madagascar et d'Afrique tropicale. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 21(2):119–155.
PAGINATION 144–145; pl. 567, fig. 4899