Doratopteryx afra Rogenhofer, 1884

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FAMILY Himantopteridae
SUBFAMILY Himantopterinae
GENUS Doratopteryx
SPECIES afra
AUTHORRogenhofer, 1884
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDoratopteryx afra n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], East Africa, between Sadani and Koakiora, near Zanzibar, i.1878, leg. E. Marno.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NHMW.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Rogenhofer A. F. 1884. Sitzungsbericht 3. Oktober 1883 – Doratopteryx nov. gen. - Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 33:23–25.
PAGINATION 24

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Vári L., Kroon D. M. & Krüger M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in Southern Africa. - — :i–xxi, 1–385.  
Tanzania, United Republic of   Rogenhofer A. F. 1884. Sitzungsbericht 3. Oktober 1883 – Doratopteryx nov. gen. - Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 33:23–25. 24

Host Plants

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