Aedia pallididisca (Hampson, 1926)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Aediinae
GENUS Aedia
SPECIES pallididisca
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1926)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCatephia pallididisca, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Transvaal, Waterval, 21.ix.1905, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Aedia by Hacker (2016: 286).
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 50–51 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Botswana     TMSA
Mozambique     TMSA
Namibia   Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1–742; (2): 1–430. 286
South Africa Limpopo   TMSA
South Africa North-West   TMSA
South Africa Gauteng   TMSA
South Africa Mpumalanga 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. 51
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal   TMSA
Swaziland     TMSA
Zimbabwe     TMSA

Notes:  Records of Saudi Arabia (Wiltshire 1982a: 331) and Yemen (Hacker et al. 2001: 615) refer to Aedia mesonephele (Hampson, 1916) (see Hacker 2016: 286).

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