Metarctia heringi Kiriakoff, 1957

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Metarctia
SPECIES heringi
AUTHORKiriakoff, 1957
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetarctia (Metarhodia) heringi sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Congo belge, Haut-Katanga, Elisabethville [Lubumbashi], 28.viii.1948, leg. Ch. Seydel.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -11°39'0" Longitude: 27°28'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Allotype ♀, RMCA; Paratypes 2♂, 2♀, BMNH, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kiriakoff S. G. 1957c. Lépidoptères nouveaux du Congo belge. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 55(3–4):269–284.
PAGINATION 275–276

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Kiriakoff S. G. 1957c. Lépidoptères nouveaux du Congo belge. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 55(3–4):269–284. 276

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