Rougeotia praetexta (Townsend, 1956)

FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Hadeninae
GENUS Rougeotia
SPECIES praetexta
AUTHOR(Townsend, 1956)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLeucania praetexta n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Nakuru, vii.1947, leg. A. L. H. Townsend.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratypes 4♂, BMNH, Coryndon Museum, Nairobi.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Townsend, A. L. H. 1956. A new moth from East Africa. Leucania praetexta n. sp. (Family Agrotidae). - Occasional papers of the Coryndon Memorial Museum 4(1955):42–43, pl. 4.
PAGINATION 42–43; pl. 4

Species Distribution

COUNTRYPROVINCE/STATEPUBLICATION
Kenya   Townsend, A. L. H. 1956. A new species of African plume moths. - Occasional Papers of the natural history museum in South Rhodesia 3(21B):93–94.

Host Plants

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