Cyana capensis (Hampson, 1903)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Cyana
SPECIES capensis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1903)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChionaema capensis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Eastern Cape], Cape Colony, Grahamstown.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Cyana by Karisch (2013: 105).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1903b. Descriptions of new Syntomidae and Arctiadae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 11(64):337–351.
PAGINATION 347 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Karisch T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the African Cyana-species (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae, Lithosiinae). - Esperiana 18:39–198, pls. 15–19. 105
South Africa Eastern Cape Hampson G. F. 1903b. Descriptions of new Syntomidae and Arctiadae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 11(64):337–351. 347
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Karisch T. 2013. Taxonomic revision of the African Cyana-species (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae, Lithosiinae). - Esperiana 18:39–198, pls. 15–19. 105

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