Luceria africana aegrota (Berio, 1962)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Hypenodinae
GENUS Luceria
SPECIES africana
SUBSPECIES aegrota
AUTHOR(Berio, 1962)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHypenodes croceipicta subsp. aegrota nov. (?)
TYPE LOCALITYSeychelles, Mahé, Beau Vallon, 08.i.1960, leg. H. Legrand.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, MNHN; Allotype ♀, MNHN; Paratypes 5♂, 8♀, genitalia slide E. Berio 3397♂ [in MSNM], MNHN, MSNM.
STATUS Subspecies
COMMENTTransferred to Luceria as a subspecies of Luceria africana D. S. Fletcher, 1961 by H. Hacker (2021: 414).
PUBLICATION Berio E. 1962b. Diagnosi di alcune Noctuidae delle isole Seicelle e Aldabra. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria 73:172–180.
PAGINATION 179–180, fig. 10

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Seychelles Mahé Berio E. 1962b. Diagnosi di alcune Noctuidae delle isole Seicelle e Aldabra. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria 73:172–180. 179
Seychelles Aride Gerlach J. & Matyot P. 2006. Lepidoptera of the Seychelles islands. - — :1–130, 32 pls. 84
Seychelles Cousine Lawrence J. M. 2005. The Lepidoptera of Cousine Island, Seychelles. - Phelsuma 13:94–101. 96
Seychelles Silhouette Gerlach J. & Matyot P. 2006. Lepidoptera of the Seychelles islands. - — :1–130, 32 pls. 84

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