Amerila nigroapicalis (Aurivillius, 1900)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Amerila
SPECIES nigroapicalis
AUTHOR(Aurivillius, 1900)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPelochyta nigroapicalis n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Barombi Station, 1889, leg. P. Preuss.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂ (not ♀ as stated in the original description, see Häuser & Boppré 1997: 30), ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aurivillius C. 1900a. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 5. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 20 (1899):233–258.
PAGINATION 242–243

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Cameroon   Aurivillius C. 1900a. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 5. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 20 (1899):233–258. 243
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Kinshasa Häuser C. L. & Boppré M. 1997. A revision of the Afrotropical taxa of the genus Amerila Walker (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - Systematic Entomology 22:1–44. 30
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Häuser C. L. & Boppré M. 1997. A revision of the Afrotropical taxa of the genus Amerila Walker (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - Systematic Entomology 22:1–44. 30
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai Häuser C. L. & Boppré M. 1997. A revision of the Afrotropical taxa of the genus Amerila Walker (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - Systematic Entomology 22:1–44. 30
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the West Kasai Häuser C. L. & Boppré M. 1997. A revision of the Afrotropical taxa of the genus Amerila Walker (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - Systematic Entomology 22:1–44. 30
Equatorial Guinea Bioko Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls. 49–50. 1306
Nigeria   Goodger D. T. & Watson A. 1995. The Afrotropical Tiger-Moths. An illustrated catalogue, with generic diagnoses and species distribution, of the Afrotropical Arctiinae (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - — :1–65. 5

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