Covelliana natalensis (Gess, 1967)

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Sphinginae
GENUS Covelliana
SPECIES natalensis
AUTHOR(Gess, 1967)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPoliana natalensis
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Western Cape, George.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype, SAMC (see Schmit & J. Pierre 2006: 540).
STATUS Unavailable name
COMMENTMisidentification of Diludia natalensis Butler, 1875. Transferred to Covelliana by U. Eitschberger & T. Melichar (2016: 59).
PUBLICATION Gess F. W. 1967. Poliana natalensis (Butl.) and P. oheffernani n. sp., two hitherto confused hawkmoths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) from South Africa. - Novos taxa entomologicos 54:2-10.
PAGINATION 4-7, figs 1, 2, 5, 6; pl. 1; pl. 3