Heliothis metachrisea (Hampson, 1903)

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Heliothinae
GENUS Heliothis
SPECIES metachrisea
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1903)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChloridea metachrisea, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar, Betsileo, 1882, leg. W. D. Cowan.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂ [not ♀ as stated in the original description], genitalia slide 4381♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1903a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum. IV. Noctuidae. - — 4:i–xx, 1–689.
PAGINATION 42; pl. 55, fig. 18 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Madagascar   Hampson G. F. 1903a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum. IV. Noctuidae. - — 4:i–xx, 1–689. 42

Notes:  A record of Democratic Republic of Congo, West Kasai, Mashala, 17.i.1951, leg. M. Fontaine, det. E. Berio (in RMCA) is probably wrong.

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