Ercheia mahagonica (Saalmüller, 1891)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Erebinae
GENUS Ercheia
SPECIES mahagonica
AUTHOR(Saalmüller, 1891)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMelipotis Mahagonica Saalm. n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar, Nossi Bé, Lokobe Forest, x-xii.1882, leg. A. Stumpff.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by P. Viette (1990b: 403), SNMF.
STATUS Species
COMMENTProbably a junior subjective synonym of Achaea subsignata Walker, 1865 (A. Legrain i.l. 17.ii.2020).
PUBLICATION Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247-531, pls 7-14.
PAGINATION 442-444; pl. 11, fig. 184 Bhl

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Ghana   Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247-531, pls 7-14. 444
Madagascar Nosy Bé Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247-531, pls 7-14. 444

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