Parasa chapmani Kirby, 1892

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FAMILY Limacodidae
SUBFAMILY Limacodinae
GENUS Parasa
SPECIES chapmani
AUTHORKirby, 1892
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONP.[arasa] Chapmani, Kirb.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Congo.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kirby W. F. 1892a. A synonymic catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera. (Moths.) Vol. I. Sphinges & Bombyces. - — :1-951.
PAGINATION 544 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Walker F. 1869a. Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — :1-112. 342 (as rudis)
Ghana     BMNH
Nigeria     BMNH
Sierra Leone     BMNH
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Kirby W. F. 1892a. A synonymic catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera. (Moths.) Vol. I. Sphinges & Bombyces. - — :1-951. 544

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Myrtaceae Eucalyptus sp. Kenya Sevastopulo D. G. 1983. Species of Eucalyptus as food plants for Lepidoptera in East Africa. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 37(3):91-92. 91
Bignoniaceae Markhamia sp. Kenya Sevastopulo D. G. 1983. Species of Eucalyptus as food plants for Lepidoptera in East Africa. - Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 37(3):91-92. 236
Bignoniaceae Markhamia lutea East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1976. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 35(311):94-100; (313) 177-195. 181 (as M. platycalyx)
Myrtaceae Eucalyptus deglupta East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1976. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 35(311):94-100; (313) 177-195. 181 (as chapmanni)