Polymona rufifemur rufifemur Walker, 1855

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Polymona
SPECIES rufifemur
SUBSPECIES rufifemur
AUTHORWalker, 1855
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPolymona rufifemur
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Inferior.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Subspecies
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1855a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part III.- Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 3:i-iv, 583-775.
PAGINATION 768-769

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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
lorimeri (Butler, 1878) Synonym of subspecies
scurrilis (Wallengren, 1860) Synonym of subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Gambia     R. Goff
South Africa   Walker F. 1854a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part I.- Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 1:i-iv, 1-278. 769

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Anacardiaceae Schinus molle South Africa Taylor J. S. 1942. Notes on some South African Lepidoptera. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 54(10):111-113. 84