Rhodogastria similis (Möschler, 1884)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Rhodogastria
SPECIES similis
AUTHOR(Möschler, 1884)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIOND.[ionychopus] similis n. sp.?
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Eastern Cape], Caffraria, Missionsstation Baziya, 2800 ft, leg. Hartmann.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 3♂, 2♀, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Möschler H. B. 1884. Beiträge zur Schmetterlings-fauna des Kaffernlandes. - Verhandlungen der zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft Wien 33(1883):267–310, pl. 16.
PAGINATION 288–289

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Eastern Cape Möschler H. B. 1884. Beiträge zur Schmetterlings-fauna des Kaffernlandes. - Verhandlungen der zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft Wien 33(1883):267–310, pl. 16. 289
South Africa Gauteng   BMNH
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal   BMNH
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 168 (as amasis)

Host Plants

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