Trachyptena agbaja (Bethune-Baker, 1915)

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FAMILY Limacodidae
SUBFAMILY Limacodinae
GENUS Trachyptena
SPECIES agbaja
AUTHOR(Bethune-Baker, 1915)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNarosana agbaja, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYNigeria N, Agbaja, viii–ix.1913, leg. D. Cator.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Licamodidae 91♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bethune-Baker G. T. 1915. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 16(93):186–203.
PAGINATION 200

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Nigeria   Bethune-Baker G. T. 1915. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 16(93):186–203. 200

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Anacardiaceae Spondias mombin   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. 9