Athetis chionopis Hampson, 1909

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Athetis
SPECIES chionopis
AUTHORHampson, 1909
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAthetis chionopis, n. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Lesotho], Basutoland, Machacha, 10,000 ft, 20.i.1902, leg. R. C. Crawshay.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 5♂, 1♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTReplacement name for Caradrina leucopis Hampson, 1902.
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1909a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) VIII. Subfam. Acronyctinae (continued). - — 8:i–xiv, 1–583.
PAGINATION 299–300, fig. 91 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Lesotho   Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446. 293 (as leucopis)
Namibia   Kopij G. 2014. Lepidoptera fauna of Namibia. I. Seasonal distribution of moths of the Koakoland (Mopane) Savanna in Ogongo, northern Namibia. - Fragmenta Faunistica 57(2):117–129. 126

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