Cyana ellipsis Karisch & Dall'Asta, 2010

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Cyana
SPECIES ellipsis
AUTHORKarisch & Dall'Asta, 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCyana ellipsis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Province Orientale], Congo DR, Uele, Paulis [Isiro], 29.x.1959, leg. M. Fontaine.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Paratypes 1♂ and 1♀, genitalia slides Karisch 2072♀, 2073♂, RMCA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Karisch T. & Dall'Asta U. 2010. New species and subspecies of Cyana Walker, 1854 (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Lithosiinae) from the collection of the Royal Museum for Central Africa. - Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 6:117–127.
PAGINATION 120, figs. 5, 7, 17, 20

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo   Karisch T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the African Cyana-species (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae, Lithosiinae). - Esperiana 18:39–198, pls. 15–19. 65
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Karisch T. & Dall'Asta U. 2010. New species and subspecies of Cyana Walker, 1854 (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Lithosiinae) from the collection of the Royal Museum for Central Africa. - Journal of Afrotropical Zoology 6:117–127. 120
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Karisch T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the African Cyana-species (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae, Lithosiinae). - Esperiana 18:39–198, pls. 15–19. 65

Host Plants

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