Metachrostis giganteana Hacker, 2019

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Boletobiinae
GENUS Metachrostis
SPECIES giganteana
AUTHORHacker, 2019
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetachrostis giganteana Hacker spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Adamaoua, near Ngaoundéré, Ngaoundaba, 1350 m, 14–19.x.2004, leg. A. Legrain.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide H. Hacker 19336♂, coll. Legrain; Paratypes 3♂, 2♀, genitalia slide H. Hacker 17007♂, ZSM, coll. Legrain.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 400–401; pl. 37, figs 385a–d

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   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. 400
Nigeria   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. 400
Senegal   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. 400

Host Plants

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