Teracotona approximans (Rothschild, 1917)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Teracotona
SPECIES approximans
AUTHOR(Rothschild, 1917)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSeirarctia approcimans, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], German East Africa, Manow Mpwapwa.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 9♂, 2♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. 1917c. Some new moths of the families Arctiidae and Eupterotidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24(3):475–492.
PAGINATION 483

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Goodger D. T. & Watson A. 1995. The Afrotropical Tiger-Moths. An illustrated catalogue, with generic diagnoses and species distribution, of the Afrotropical Arctiinae (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - — :1–65. 20
Malawi   Dubatolov V. V. 2009. Reviewing the African tiger-moth genera: 1. A new genus, two new subgenera and a species list from the expedition to Malawi by V. Kovtunovich and P. Ustujuzhanin in 2008–2009, with further taxonomic notes on South African Arctiinae (Lepidoptera, ...) - Atalanta, Würzburg 40(1–2)):285–301, 305–355, pls. 24–27. 294
Tanzania, United Republic of   Rothschild W. 1917c. Some new moths of the families Arctiidae and Eupterotidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 24(3):475–492. 483
Uganda   Goodger D. T. & Watson A. 1995. The Afrotropical Tiger-Moths. An illustrated catalogue, with generic diagnoses and species distribution, of the Afrotropical Arctiinae (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae). - — :1–65. 20

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