Cyana nyasica (Hampson, 1918)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Cyana
SPECIES nyasica
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1918)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChionaema nyasica n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Malawi], Br. C. Africa, Mt Mlanje, 13.ii.1914, leg. S. A. Neave.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -15°57'0" Longitude: 35°37'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Karisch (2013), genitalia slide Arctiidae 5790♂, BMNH; Paralectotype 1♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Cyana by Karisch (2013: 80).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1918a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Amatidae, Lithosidae, and Noctuidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(1):93–217.
PAGINATION 102–103

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Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
nyasica (Hampson, 1918) Subspecies
kruegeri Karisch, 2013 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Hampson G. F. 1918a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Amatidae, Lithosidae, and Noctuidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(1):93–217. 103
South Africa   Karisch T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the African Cyana-species (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae, Lithosiinae). - Esperiana 18:39–198, pls. 15–19. 81 (as kruegeri)

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