Metarctia fontainei Kiriakoff, 1953

Permalink

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Metarctia
SPECIES fontainei
AUTHORKiriakoff, 1953
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetarctia flavicincta fontainei subsp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, East Kasai], Congo belge, Sankuru, Katako-Kombe, 17.xii.1951, leg. M. Fontaine.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Allotype ♀, RMCA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kiriakoff S. G. 1953a. Les Thyretidae du Musée Royal du Congo belge (Lepidoptera Notodontoidea). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés 26:1–91, pls. 1–7.
PAGINATION 45; pl. 7, fig. 83

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai Kiriakoff S. G. 1953a. Les Thyretidae du Musée Royal du Congo belge (Lepidoptera Notodontoidea). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés 26:1–91, pls. 1–7. 45

Host Plants

Unknown