Asythosia velutina Birket-Smith, 1965

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Asythosia
SPECIES velutina
AUTHORBirket-Smith, 1965
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAsythosia velutina n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Mt Cameroon, Buea, 980 m, 02.iv.1957, leg. J. Birket-Smith.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Birket-Smith; Allotype ♀, coll. Birket-Smith; Paratypes 7♂ and 7♀, coll. Birket-Smith.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Birket-Smith J. 1965. A revision of the West African Eilemic moths, based on the male genitalia (Lep., Adrctidae, Lithosinae; incl. gena. Crocosia, Eilema, Lithosia, Pelosia, Phryganopsis a.o.). - — :1–161.
PAGINATION 69–72, figs. 53, 54, 55

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Birket-Smith J. 1965. A revision of the West African Eilemic moths, based on the male genitalia (Lep., Adrctidae, Lithosinae; incl. gena. Crocosia, Eilema, Lithosia, Pelosia, Phryganopsis a.o.). - — :1–161. 69

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