Macrodicella ampla (Debauche, 1942)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Macrodicella
SPECIES ampla
AUTHOR(Debauche, 1942)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhryganopsis ampla sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Province Orientale], Parc National Albert, Lac Magera, 2000 m, 26.ii–07.iii.1934, leg. G. F. de Witte.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 1941/9 (not retrieved, see Krüger 2015b: 29), RMCA; Paratype 1♂, RMCA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Macrodicella by Krüger (2015b: 28).
PUBLICATION Debauche H. R. 1942. Lepidoptera, Heterocera. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Mission G. F. De Witte (1933–1935). - — 41:1–28, pls.1–4.
PAGINATION 16–17; pl. 3, figs. 3–5

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Debauche H. R. 1942. Lepidoptera, Heterocera. Exploration du Parc National Albert. Mission G. F. De Witte (1933–1935). - — 41:1–28, pls.1–4. 17
Uganda   Krüger M. 2015b. Generic classification of Afrotropical footman moths sensu stricto (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae: Lithosiini (partim)). - Transvaal Museum Memoir 15:1–176. 29

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