Eudasychira umbrensis (Bethune-Baker, 1913)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Eudasychira
SPECIES umbrensis
AUTHOR(Bethune-Baker, 1913)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDasychira umbrensis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYUganda, Damba Island, 20 miles SE of Entebbe, bred 26.vii.1911, leg. G. D. H. Carpenter.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, OUMNH; Allotype ♀, type no. 760, OUMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bethune-Baker G. T. 1913b. Descriptions of new African Heterocera in the Oxford Museum. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):62-67.
PAGINATION 65 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Dall'Asta U. 1983. Révision du genre Eudasychira Möschler en Afrique centrale (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 97(1):12-44. 23
Uganda   Bethune-Baker G. T. 1913b. Descriptions of new African Heterocera in the Oxford Museum. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):62-67. 65

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Sapotaceae Chrysophyllum sp. East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1975. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2 - moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 34(309):175-184. 181