Ctenolita pyrosomoides (Holland, 1893)

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FAMILY Limacodidae
SUBFAMILY Limacodinae
GENUS Ctenolita
SPECIES pyrosomoides
AUTHOR(Holland, 1893)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONM.[iresa] pyrosomoides sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Gabon], W Africa, Ogooué Valley.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, CMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7.
PAGINATION 104–105; pl. 7, fig. 2

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Equatorial Guinea Bioko Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls 49–50. 1344
Gabon   Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7. 104
Nigeria     BMNH
South Sudan     BMNH

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Combretaceae Combretum lanceolatum   MacNulty B. J. 1967. Outline life histories of some West African Lepidoptera. Part II Limacodidae. - Proceedings of the British Entomological and Natural History Society 1967:1–14. 3