Eilema proleuca (Hampson, 1914)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Eilema
SPECIES proleuca
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONIlema proleuca, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ghana], Gold Coast, Aburi, leg. Armstrong.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson, G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls. 1–41.
PAGINATION 499; pl. 27, fig. 15

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ethiopia   de Toulgoët, H. 1984b. Arctiidae. – In: Rougeot, P.-C., Missions entomologiques en Ethiopie 1976–1982. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A)128:50–51. 50
Ghana   Hampson, G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls. 1–41. 499

Host Plants

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