Rhesala nigeriensis (Hampson, 1926)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Boletobiinae
GENUS Rhesala
SPECIES nigeriensis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1926)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONRhesalides nigeriensis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYNigeria S, Olokemeji, iv.1908, leg. C. G. Dudgeon.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Rhesala by H. Hacker (2019: 240).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1926a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae of the subfamily Noctuinae (Noctuidae) in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–641.
PAGINATION 276 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ivory Coast   Hacker H. H. 2019a. Biogeograpy; Boletobiinae (Erebidae). Moths of Africa. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. Volume 1. - — 1:1–815, incl. 150 colour plates. 240
Nigeria   Hampson G. F. 1926a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae of the subfamily Noctuinae (Noctuidae) in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–641. 276
Sierra Leone   Hacker H. H. 2019a. Biogeograpy; Boletobiinae (Erebidae). Moths of Africa. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. Volume 1. - — 1:1–815, incl. 150 colour plates. 240
Tanzania   Hacker H. H. 2019a. Biogeograpy; Boletobiinae (Erebidae). Moths of Africa. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. Volume 1. - — 1:1–815, incl. 150 colour plates. 240
Uganda   Hacker H. H. 2019a. Biogeograpy; Boletobiinae (Erebidae). Moths of Africa. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of Africa. Volume 1. - — 1:1–815, incl. 150 colour plates. 240

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