Spilosoma metaleuca (Hampson, 1905)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Spilosoma
SPECIES metaleuca
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1905)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDiacrisia metaleuca, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Nigeria S], W Africa, Niger R.[iver], Anambra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1905c. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae, and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 15(89):425–453.
PAGINATION 447 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Kinshasa Debauche H. R. 1938b. Amatidae et Lithosiidae nouveaux ou peu connus. - Bulletin du Muséum royal d'Histoire naturelle de Belgique 14(9):1–21. 15
Eritrea   Berio E. 1939a. Contributi alla conoscenza dei lepidotteri eteroceri dell'Eritrea I. Lista delle specie con descrizioni delle nuove entità raccolte negli anni 1934 al 1937 dal sig. Francesco Vaccaro. - Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 17:47–62, pls. 1–2. 49
Nigeria   Hampson G. F. 1905c. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae, and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 15(89):425–453. 447
Sudan   Aurivillius C. 1925a. Zoological results of the Swedish Expedition to Central Africa 1921. Insecta. 12. Lepidoptera. 1. - Arkiv för Zoologi 17A(32):1–20. 11

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