Athetis melanomma Hampson, 1920

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Athetis
SPECIES melanomma
AUTHORHampson, 1920
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHypoperigea melanomma n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Durban, 09.vii.1914, leg. E. E. Platt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1920a. On new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, with the characters of two new families. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(2):253–282.
PAGINATION 256 Bhl

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Hampson G. F. 1920a. On new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, with the characters of two new families. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(2):253–282. 256
South Africa Northern Cape Janse A. J. T. 1937–1939. The Moths of South Africa. Volume III. Cymatophoridae, Callidulidae and Noctuidae (Partim). - — 3:i–xv, 1–435, pls 1–46. 235

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