Mentaxya nigromaculata Laporte, 1984

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Noctuinae
GENUS Mentaxya
SPECIES nigromaculata
AUTHORLaporte, 1984
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMentaxya nigromaculata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], Mau-Escarpment, 04.iii.1975, leg. P.-C. Rougeot.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Laporte 1176♂, MNHN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Laporte B. 1984. Noctuidae (Sauf les Plusiinae). – In: Rougeot, P.-C., Missions entomologiques en Ethiopie 1976–1982. Fascicule II. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A)128:14–41, pls. 1–18.
PAGINATION 17–18, fig. 2-6; pl. 4, fig 40

Species Distribution

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Kenya   Laporte B. 1984. Noctuidae (Sauf les Plusiinae). – In: Rougeot, P.-C., Missions entomologiques en Ethiopie 1976–1982. Fascicule II. - Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (A)128:14–41, pls. 1–18. 18

Host Plants

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