Metisa fumosa (Janse, 1919)


FAMILY Psychidae
GENUS Metisa
SPECIES fumosa
AUTHOR(Janse, 1919)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSemimanatha fumosa sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Pietermaritzburg, e.l. 18.xii.1916, leg. C. B. Hardenberg.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA; Paratypes 2♂, both abdomen missing (see A. J. T. Janse 1919b: 139), TMSA.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFaethiops
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Manatha aethiops Hampson, 1910; synonymized by J. Bourgogne (1973: 366).
PUBLICATION Janse A. J. T. 1919b. South African bagworms: a new subgenus and species of the genus Acanthopsyche, and a re-description of Trichocossus arvensis Janse. - Annals of the Natal Museum 4:137-141.
PAGINATION 139, figs a-c