Cecidothyris chrysotherma (Hampson, 1914)

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FAMILY Thyrididae
SUBFAMILY Siculodinae
GENUS Cecidothyris
SPECIES chrysotherma
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBetousa chrysotherma, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ghana], Gold Coast, Ashanti, Obuassi, 150 miles inland, 1902–1903, leg. G. E. Bergmann.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide 9619♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Cecidothyris by Whalley (1971: 180).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1914e. Descriptions of new genera and species of Drepanidae and Thyrididae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 14(79):103–117.
PAGINATION 111 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ghana   Hampson G. F. 1914e. Descriptions of new genera and species of Drepanidae and Thyrididae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 14(79):103–117. 111
Sierra Leone   Whalley P. E. S. 1971. The Thyrididae (Lepidoptera) of Africa and its islands. A taxonomic and zoogeographic study. - Bulletin of the British Museum of natural History (Entomology) Supplement 17:1–198, pls 1–68. 180

Host Plants

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