Dasychira argentea (Janse, 1915)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Dasychira
SPECIES argentea
AUTHOR(Janse, 1915)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBicelluphora argentea, nov. spec.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [Mpumalanga], Barberton, leg. Jeffery.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'9" Longitude: 31°22'12"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFoctophora
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Dasychira octophora Hampson, 1905; synonymized by Collenette (1955a: 188).
PUBLICATION Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
PAGINATION 17; pl. 3, fig. 2