Eilema insignis (Butler, 1882)

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Eilema
SPECIES insignis
AUTHOR(Butler, 1882)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPrabhasa insignis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar, Betsileo Country, Ankafana, leg. W. D. Cowan.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Butler, A. G. 1882b. Descriptions of new species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 3(26):1–27.
PAGINATION 8–9

Species Distribution

COUNTRYPROVINCE/STATEPUBLICATION
Madagascar   Butler, A. G. 1882b. Descriptions of new species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 3(26):1–27.

Notes:  The reord of Tanzania (Holland 1896a: 248) needs confirmation.

Host Plants

Unknown