Monopetalotaxis doleriformis (Walker, 1856)

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Monopetalotaxis
SPECIES doleriformis
AUTHOR(Walker, 1856)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAegeria Doleriformis
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Port Natal [Durban], leg. M. Quenzius.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271.
PAGINATION 56

Species pictures

Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
taylori (Druce, 1899) Synonym of species
wahlbergi Wallengren, 1860 Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Botswana     New record (W. Laurde)
South Africa North-West Druce H. 1899b. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera. Fam. Aegeriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 4(21):200–205. 204 (as taylori)
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Walker F. 1856b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part VIII.– Sphingidae. - — 8:i–iv, 1–271. 56

Host Plants

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