Kenyarctia epicaste (Fawcett, 1915)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Kenyarctia
SPECIES epicaste
AUTHOR(Fawcett, 1915)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDiacrisia epicaste, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], British East Africa, Masongaleni, 20.iv.1911, leg. W. Feather.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -2°29'0" Longitude: 38°3'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Dubatolov (2013: 580), BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Kenyarctia by Dubatolov (2013: 580).
PUBLICATION Fawcett J. M. 1915. Notes on a collection of Heterocera made made by Mr. W. Feather in British East Africa, 1911–12. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1915(1):91–113, pls. 1–2.
PAGINATION 93; pl. 1, fig. 5 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Fawcett J. M. 1915. Notes on a collection of Heterocera made made by Mr. W. Feather in British East Africa, 1911–12. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1915(1):91–113, pls. 1–2. 93

Host Plants

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