Teinorhyncha pyrosomoides (Holland, 1893)

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FAMILY Limacodidae
SUBFAMILY Limacodinae
GENUS Teinorhyncha
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 West Africa 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
Combretaceae Combretum latialatum 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. 180 (as Quisqualis)