Chiripha orestera Tams, 1930

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Chiripha
SPECIES orestera
AUTHORTams, 1930
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChiripha orestera, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kenya Colony, Aberdare Range, i–ii.1928, leg. G. W. Grazebrook.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 1990♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Tams W. H. T. 1930a. Descriptions of new African moths in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5:484–493, pl. 18.
PAGINATION 489–491; pl. 18, fig. 8

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Tams W. H. T. 1930a. Descriptions of new African moths in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 5:484–493, pl. 18. 491
Tanzania, United Republic of   Fletcher D. S. 1961. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. – Noctuidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 1(7):177–323. 204

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