Galtara aurivilii (Pagenstecher, 1901)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Galtara
SPECIES aurivilii
AUTHOR(Pagenstecher, 1901)
ORIGINAL COMBINATION[Nyctemera] Aurivilii
TYPE LOCALITY[Malawi], N Nyassaland, Manono, 1500 m, leg. Schumann.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, ZMHB (see de Toulgoët 1979: 214).
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe objective replacement name for Nyctemera fasciata Aurivillius, 1898.
PUBLICATION Pagenstecher A. 1901. Beiträge zur Lepidopterenfauna des Malaischen Archipels XIV. Über die Gattung Nyctemera Hübn. und ihre Verwandten. - Jahrbücher des Nassauischen Vereins für Naturkunde, Wiesbaden 54:89–175, pl. 2.
PAGINATION 154 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Toulgoët H. 1979. Description de nouvelles Arctiidae africaines et révision partielle du genre Galtara F. Walker (Lep. Arctiidae Nyctemerinae) (4e note). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 83(1978)(6):213–224. 215
Kenya   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. 10
Malawi   Aurivillius C. 1898b. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 3. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 18(1897)(3–4):213–221. 220 (as fasciata)
Rwanda   Toulgoët H. 1979. Description de nouvelles Arctiidae africaines et révision partielle du genre Galtara F. Walker (Lep. Arctiidae Nyctemerinae) (4e note). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 83(1978)(6):213–224. 215
Uganda   Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170. 139
Zambia   Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41. 460 (as fasciata)

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