Pusiola aureola Birket-Smith, 1965

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Pusiola
SPECIES aureola
AUTHORBirket-Smith, 1965
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPusiola aureola n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Nigeria], old secondary forest, 13.ix.1960, leg. J. Birket-Smith.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Birket-Smith; Allotype ♀, coll. Birket-Smith; Paratypes 4♂ and 3♀, BMNH, 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 130–132, figs. 111, 114, 115

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Nigeria   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. 132

Host Plants

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