Paralpenus atripes (Hampson, 1909)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Paralpenus
SPECIES atripes
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1909)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHyphantria atripes, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ghana], Gold Coast, Volta R.[iver], iii.1908, leg. Dudgeon.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 3718♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Paralpenus by Watson (1989: 275).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1909b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 4(22):344–388.
PAGINATION 362 Bhl

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Ghana   Hampson G. F. 1909b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 4(22):344–388. 362

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