Dasychira theata Collenette, 1960

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Dasychira
SPECIES theata
AUTHORCollenette, 1960
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDasychira theata sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, East Kasai], Belgian Congo, Sankuru, Katako-Kombe, i.1952, leg. M. Fontaine.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Paratype 1♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 22–23; pl. A, fig. 24

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai 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. 23
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale 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. 23

Host Plants

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