Acontiola cryptochrysea (Hampson, 1902)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Eustrotiinae
GENUS Acontiola
SPECIES cryptochrysea
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1902)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMetachrostis cryptochrysea, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Mozambique], Delagoa Bay [Baia de Maputo], leg. Monteiro.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -26°3'30" Longitude: 26°3'30"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Acontiola by Hacker (2016: 504).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
PAGINATION 409–410 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Madagascar   Pagenstecher A. 1907. In: Voeltzkow, A. Reise in Ostafrika in den Jahren 1903–05. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse 2. Systematische Arbeiten, Bd 2,Hft 2 (Lepidoptera Heterocera von Madagaskar, den Comoren und Ostafrika: Uraniidae, Geometridae, Noctuidae, Pyralidae, Thyrididae, ... - — 2(2):93–146, pl. 6. 109 (as centralis)
Mozambique   Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446. 409
South Africa   Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829. 427

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