Camaegeria sophax (Druce, 1899)

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Camaegeria
SPECIES sophax
AUTHOR(Druce, 1899)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAegeria sophax, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Mozambique], E Africa, Delagoa Bay [Baia de Maputo], leg. Monteiro.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -26°3'30" Longitude: 26°3'30"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Druce H. 1899b. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera. Fam. Aegeriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 4(21):200–205.
PAGINATION 203 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Angola   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 43
Kenya   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 43
Malawi   Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119. 57
Mozambique   Druce H. 1899b. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera. Fam. Aegeriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 4(21):200–205. 203
South Africa   Bartsch D. & Berg, J. 2012. New species and review of the Afrotropical clearwing moth genus Camaegeria Strand, 1914 (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae: Synanthedonini). - Zootaxa 3181:28–46. 33
Uganda   Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119. 57
Zimbabwe   Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119. 57

Host Plants

Unknown

*   Emerging from the trunk of Acacia rehmanniana Schinz (see Pinhey 1962a: 882).