Alucita dohertyi (Walsingham, 1909)

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FAMILY Alucitidae
SUBFAMILY Alucitinae
GENUS Alucita
SPECIES dohertyi
AUTHOR(Walsingham, 1909)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrneodes dohertyi sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], E Africa, Ibea, Kikuyu, Escarpment, 7500-8500 ft, ix-x.1900, leg. W. Doherty.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, specimen no. 42001, coll. Walsingham, BMNH; Allotype ♀, specimen no. 42002, coll. Walsingham, BMNH; 41 Paratypes ♂, ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1909b. A gigantic new species of Orneodina (Lep.): Orneodes dohertyi sp. n. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 45:174-175.
PAGINATION 174-175 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1909b. A gigantic new species of Orneodina (Lep.): Orneodes dohertyi sp. n. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 45:174-175. 174
Madagascar   Viette P. 1956c. Nouveaux Microlépidoptères de Madagascar. - Bulletin de la Société zoologique de France 81(2-3):88-99. 89 (as decaryella)
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2017. Many-plumed moths of the republic of South Africa (Lepidoptera, Alucitidae). - Ukrainian Journal of Ecology 7(4):640-643. 641
South Africa Eastern Cape Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2017. Many-plumed moths of the republic of South Africa (Lepidoptera, Alucitidae). - Ukrainian Journal of Ecology 7(4):640-643. 641
Uganda   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1-198. 110

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