AUTHOR (Drury, 1773)
Drury, D. 1773. Illustrations of Natural History, wherein are exhibited upwards of two hundred and forty figures of Exotic Insects, according to their different genera, very few of which have hitherto been figured by any author, being engraved and coloured from (etc.) - — 2:i–vii, 1–190, pls. 1–50.
mombasana (Rothschild, 1910)
Synonym of species
Democratic Republic of Congo North Kivu
Kiriakoff, S. G. 1963a. Exploration du Parc Albert. Deuxième série. Lepidoptera Heterocera (partim). - — 16(3):73–124.
107 (as mombasana)
Rothschild, W. 1910a. Catalogue of the Arctianae in the Tring Museum, with notes and descriptions of new species. - Novitates Zoologicae 17:1–85, 113–171.
154 (as mombasana)
Notes: Nearctic: Canada, U.S.A.; Neotropical: Colombia, Mexico. This species is probably adventive in Africa (see Goodger & Watson 1995: 9).