Paralpenus ugandae (Hampson, 1916)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Paralpenus
SPECIES ugandae
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1916)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAmsacta ugandae n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYUganda, between Mitiana and Entebbe, 3800 ft, 11.i.1912, leg. S. A. Neave.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide 3758♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Paralpenus by Watson (1989: 283).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1916c. Descriptions of new species of the family Arctiadae in the British Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 23(2):230–240.
PAGINATION 237

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Eritrea   Berio E. 1940f. Contributo alla conoscenza dei lepidotteri eteroceri dell'Eritrea IV. Eteroceri raccolti dal cap. Richini ad Adi-Abuna (Adua) nel giugno-luglio 1939. - Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 19:190–192. 190
Kenya   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. 136
Uganda   Hampson G. F. 1916c. Descriptions of new species of the family Arctiadae in the British Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 23(2):230–240. 237

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