Acantholipes trajecta (Walker, 1865)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Erebinae
GENUS Acantholipes
SPECIES trajecta
AUTHOR(Walker, 1865)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEuclidia trajecta
TYPE LOCALITY[Africa?], Not stated, ex coll. Milne.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
PAGINATION 986

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal   TMSA
South Africa Limpopo   TMSA

Notes:  May prove to be a senior subjective synonym of Acantholipes trimeni Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874 [note in TMSA]. This species probably belongs to the Australasian fauna (A. Legrain i.l. 24.iv.2018).

Host Plants

Unknown