Zekelita matengis Lödl & Mayerl, 1998

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Hypeninae
GENUS Zekelita
SPECIES matengis
AUTHORLödl & Mayerl, 1998
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONZekelita (Pervulgarita) matengis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Tanganyika Territory, Matengo Plateau, WSW of Songea, Ugano, 1500-1700 m, 10-20.iii.1936, leg. Zerny.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide M. Lödl 672♂, NHMW; Paratypes 2♂, 2♀, genitalia slide M. Lödl 673♀, NHMW.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to subgenus Zekelita by H. Hacker (2021: 195).
PUBLICATION Lödl M. & Mayerl B. 1998. Revision der Gattung Zekelita Walker, 1863 (= Rhynchodontodes Warren, 1913) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hypeninae). - Quadrifina 1:115-230.
PAGINATION 201, figs 114-115, 243-247

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1-742; (2): 1-430. 174
Malawi   Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1-742; (2): 1-430. 174
Tanzania   Lödl M. & Mayerl B. 1998. Revision der Gattung Zekelita Walker, 1863 (= Rhynchodontodes Warren, 1913) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Hypeninae). - Quadrifina 1:115-230. 201

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