Metarctia insignis Kiriakoff, 1959

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Metarctia
SPECIES insignis
AUTHORKiriakoff, 1959
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetarctia (Metarhodia) insignis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Rwanda], Ruanda, Kisenyi [Gisenyi], 17.iv.1957, leg. M. Fontaine.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA; Allotype ♀, RMCA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kiriakoff S. G. 1959a. Notes sur les Notodontoidea (Lepidoptera) du Congo Belge. - Lambillionea 59(3–4):24–34.
PAGINATION 28, fig. 4

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Rwanda   Kiriakoff S. G. 1959a. Notes sur les Notodontoidea (Lepidoptera) du Congo Belge. - Lambillionea 59(3–4):24–34. 28
Tanzania, United Republic of   Kiriakoff S. G. 1961b. Die Thyretidae (Lepidoptera: Notodontoidea) der Zoologischen Staatssammlung München. II. Beitrag. - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 51:96–110, pl. 9. 100

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