Athetis melanopis Hampson, 1909

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Athetis
SPECIES melanopis
AUTHORHampson, 1909
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAthetis melanopis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Transvaal, White River, iii.1908, leg. A. T. Cooke.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
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 301–302; pl. 129, fig. 10 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai   RMCA
South Africa Limpopo   TMSA
South Africa Mpumalanga 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. 302
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal 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. 225

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