Laelia octophora (Hampson, 1905)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Laelia
SPECIES octophora
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1905)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDasychira octophora, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Durban, leg. Millar; Cape Colony, Howie, leg. Barker; Heald Town, leg. F. Barrett; Grahamstown.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
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 402–403 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438. 403
South Africa Eastern Cape Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438. 403

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Undefined Undefined Lichens   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 179