Leucoma nigripes (Holland, 1893)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Leucoma
SPECIES nigripes
AUTHOR(Holland, 1893)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONC.[aviria] nigripes sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Gabon], Ogooué.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, CMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Holland W. J. 1893b. New African Nyctemeridae and Liparidae. - Entomological News 4:59-64, pl. 3.
PAGINATION 62 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Collenette C. L. 1958. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. - Lymantriidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 1(5):69-74, pl. 1. 70
Gabon   Holland W. J. 1893b. New African Nyctemeridae and Liparidae. - Entomological News 4:59-64, pl. 3. 62
Uganda   Collenette C. L. 1939a. Ruwenzori Expedition 1934-5. - Heterocera: Lymantriidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1934-5 3(4):99-105, pl. 9. 99

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Rubiaceae Keetia hispida 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. 179 (as Canthium hispidum)