Hypena paliscia (Bethune-Baker, 1911)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Hypeninae
GENUS Hypena
SPECIES paliscia
AUTHOR(Bethune-Baker, 1911)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONRhynchina paliscia, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Nigeria], Lokoja District, 100 miles N of Lokoja, leg. D. Cator.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 2915♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Hypena by M. Lödl (1993d: 547). Transferred to the subgenus Ophiuche by H. Hacker (2021: 132).
PUBLICATION Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):506–542.
PAGINATION 539 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Hacker H. H. 2021. Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Herminiinae and Hypenodinae (Erebidae). Evolution of diversity of the African flora and fauna. — In: Hacker H. (ed.), Moths of Africa, Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. - — 2:1–720. 151
Democratic Republic of Congo North Kivu Lödl M. 1998b. Some notes on the identity of the rare Hypena (Jussalypena) paliscia (Bethune-Baker, 1911) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hypeninae). - Quadrifina 1:63–65. 64
Equatorial Guinea Bioko Hacker H. H. 2021. Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Herminiinae and Hypenodinae (Erebidae). Evolution of diversity of the African flora and fauna. — In: Hacker H. (ed.), Moths of Africa, Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. - — 2:1–720. 151
Ivory Coast   Hacker H. H. 2021. Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Herminiinae and Hypenodinae (Erebidae). Evolution of diversity of the African flora and fauna. — In: Hacker H. (ed.), Moths of Africa, Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. - — 2:1–720. 151
Nigeria   Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):506–542. 539
Togo   Hacker H. H. 2021. Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Herminiinae and Hypenodinae (Erebidae). Evolution of diversity of the African flora and fauna. — In: Hacker H. (ed.), Moths of Africa, Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. - — 2:1–720. 151

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