Tamsita habrotima (Tams, 1930)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Tamsita
SPECIES habrotima
AUTHOR(Tams, 1930)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDiacrisia habrotima, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kenya Colony, Nyeri, 6000 ft, 20.vii.1922, leg. W. J. Hughes.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Tamsita by Kiriakoff (1954).
PUBLICATION Tams W. H. T. 1930a. Descriptions of new African moths in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5:484–493, pl. 18.
PAGINATION 485; pl. 18, fig. 2

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Tams W. H. T. 1930a. Descriptions of new African moths in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5:484–493, pl. 18. 485
Tanzania, United Republic of     NHMO
Uganda   Tams W. H. T. 1930a. Descriptions of new African moths in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5:484–493, pl. 18. 485

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