Metarctia fusca Hampson, 1901

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Metarctia
SPECIES fusca
AUTHORHampson, 1901
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetarctia fusca, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], Br. E. Africa, Kikuyu, Roromo, 29.xii.1900, leg. R. C. Crawshay.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Neallotype ♀, BMNH (see Kiriakoff 1958a: 45).
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1901c. New species of Syntomidae and Arctiadae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 8(45):165–186.
PAGINATION 169–170 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Hampson G. F. 1901c. New species of Syntomidae and Arctiadae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 8(45):165–186. 169
South Sudan   Kiriakoff S. G. 1957b. Notes sur les Thyretidae (Lepidoptera Notodontoidea). - Bulletin et Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 93(5–6):121–160. 143
Uganda   Hampson G. F. 1914a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Supplement Volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum. - — :i–xxviii, 1–858, pls. 1–41. 69

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