Chlumetia polymorpha Hampson, 1920

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FAMILY Euteliidae
SUBFAMILY Euteliinae
GENUS Chlumetia
SPECIES polymorpha
AUTHORHampson, 1920
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChlumetia polymorpha n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Durban, e.l. 09.i.1916, leg. E. E. Platt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 3♂, 3♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1920a. On new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, with the characters of two new families. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(2):253-282.
PAGINATION 260 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Hampson G. F. 1920a. On new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, with the characters of two new families. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(2):253-282. 260
Zimbabwe     R. Butler

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Myrtaceae Psidium sp. South Africa Platt E. E. 1921. List of foodplants of some South African lepidopterous larvae. - South African Journal of Natural History 3(1):65-138. 89