Carnegia mirabilis (Aurivillius, 1895)

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Carnegia
SPECIES mirabilis
AUTHOR(Aurivillius, 1895)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHolocera ? mirabilis n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Nyong River.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, ZMH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aurivillius C. 1895. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 16:113-120.
PAGINATION 120 Bhl

Species pictures

Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
impar (Aurivillius, 1900) Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Burkina Faso   Basquin P. 1989. Deux nouveaux lépidoptères du Burkina Faso (Lepidoptera Sphingidae et Saturnidae). - Bulletin de la Société Sciences Nat 62:13-14. 13
Cameroon   Aurivillius C. 1895. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 16:113-120. 120
Central African Republic   Hetuin J. M. 1987. Compte-rendu d'une chasse nocturne en Centrafrique. - Lambillionea 87(9-10):99-103. 101
Congo   Darge Ph. 2011d. Contribution to the Lepidoptera biodiversity in Africa, II: Lepidoptera of the swamp forest in the region of Ouesso (north of the Congo Brazaville Republic). - Saturnafrica 8:32-35. 33
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai Rougeot P.-C. 1962a. Les Lépidoptères de l'Afrique noire occidentale. Attacidés (= Saturniidés). - Bulletin de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique noire (A) 14(4):1-214. 40
Gabon   Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249-326. 326
Ghana   Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249-326. 326
Nigeria   Aurivillius C. 1905b. Lieutnant A. Schultze's Sammlung von Lepidopteren aus West-Afrika. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(12):1-47, pls 1-5. 34
Senegal   Rougeot P.-C. 1962a. Les Lépidoptères de l'Afrique noire occidentale. Attacidés (= Saturniidés). - Bulletin de l'Institut fondamental d'Afrique noire (A) 14(4):1-214. 40
Sierra Leone   Jordan K. 1922b. A monograph of the Saturnian subfamily Ludiinae. - Novitates Zoologicae 29:249-326. 326
Tanzania   Darge Ph. 2008c. A provisional checklist of the Saturniidae (Emperor Moths) of Tanzania (Lepidoptera, Saturniidae). - Saturnafrica 1:25-30. 26

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Annonaceae Annona senegalensis Cameroon Schultze A. 1914. Zur Kenntnis der ersten Stände von einigen west- und zentralafrikanischen Heteroceren. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte (A) 80(1):144-163, pls 1-3; (2): 119-135. 162

*   Description of the larva in A. Schultze (1914: 162).