Olapa phaeospila Collenette, 1953

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Olapa
SPECIES phaeospila
AUTHORCollenette, 1953
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOlapa phaeospila, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Bitje [Bitye], Ja [Dja] river, early v-vi, leg. G. L. Bates.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 3°42'0" Longitude: 13°33'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratypes 6♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561-578, pl. 13.
PAGINATION 561-; pl. 13, fig. 2

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561-578, pl. 13. 562
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7-37, pls A-C. 31

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