Athetis nitens (Saalmüller, 1891)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Xyleninae
GENUS Athetis
SPECIES nitens
AUTHOR(Saalmüller, 1891)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCaradrina Nitens n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar, S of Betsileo, leg. Hildebrandt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Athetis by Hampson (1909: 359).
PUBLICATION Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14.
PAGINATION 276–277; pl. 13, fig. 232

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   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. 359
Madagascar   Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14. 277
Uganda   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. 359

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