Dasychira melarhina Collenette, 1938

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Dasychira
SPECIES melarhina
AUTHORCollenette, 1938
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDasychira melarhina, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Zaïre, Haut Katanga, Tshinkolobwe, 27.iii.1931, leg. J. Romieux.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, MHNG; Paratype 1♂, MHNG.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Collenette C. L. 1938a. New species of Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera) from the Haut Katanga and other localities. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 1(2):209–223, pl. 9.
PAGINATION 217; pl. 9, fig. 15

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Collenette C. L. 1938a. New species of Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera) from the Haut Katanga and other localities. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 1(2):209–223, pl. 9. 217

Host Plants

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