Melittia rufodorsa Hampson, 1910

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Melittia
SPECIES rufodorsa
AUTHORHampson, 1910
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMelittia rufodorsa, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Western Cape], Cape Colony.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145–160.
PAGINATION 150 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 44
South Africa Western Cape Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145–160. 150
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 44

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