Stracena telesilla (Druce, 1899)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Stracena
SPECIES telesilla
AUTHOR(Druce, 1899)
ORIGINAL COMBINATION
TYPE LOCALITY 
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S)  
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Druce H. 1899a. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical America, Africa, and the Eastern Islands. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7)3:228–236, 465–474.
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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
nigribasis (Janse, 1917) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351. 137 (as nigribasis)
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1917a. Description of an apparently undescribed moth of the family Lymantriadae (Lepidoptera). - Annals of the South African Museum 17( 185):185. 185 (as nigribasis)

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Malvaceae Thespesia garckeana Zimbabwe Pinhey E. C. G. 1960. The larvae of some moths reared by Mr. D. K. B. Wheeler at Syringa Farm, Southern Rhodesia. Part I. - Occasional Papers of the Natural History Museum in Southern Rhodesia 24B:489–508. 500