Autophila orthotaenia Wiltshire, 1944

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Toxocampinae
GENUS Autophila
SPECIES orthotaenia
AUTHORWiltshire, 1944
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAutophila cymaenotaenia, Bours., ssp. orthotaenia, Wilts., ssp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYIraq, Kerbela desert, Habbariyah well, 04.v.1937, leg. Diamond.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratype 1♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFcymaenotaenia
COMMENTConsidered a separate subspecies by H. Hacker (2016a: 229).
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1944a. Middle East Lepidoptera, New forms and species, VI [sic, recte III]. - Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 56(10):97-99.
PAGINATION 98 Bhl