Alpenus macularia (Walker, 1865)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Alpenus
SPECIES macularia
AUTHOR(Walker, 1865)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHalesidota [sic] ? macularia
TYPE LOCALITY[Africa], "New York" [ex errore, see Watson 1989: 264].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, designated by Watson (1989: 263), BMNH; Paralectotypes 3♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFmaculosa
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Phalaena (Bombyx) maculosa Stoll, 1781; synonymized by Watson (1989: 263).
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1865a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXI.– Supplement. - — 31 (1864):i–iv, 1–321.
PAGINATION 314 Bhl

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