Euproctis turificator Collenette, 1931


FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Euproctis
SPECIES turificator
AUTHORCollenette, 1931
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEuproctis turificator, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Rwanda], Ruanda District, Lake Kivu, Rugege Forest [Nyungwe Forest], 7000 ft, xii.1921, leg. T. A. Barns.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratypes 3♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Nygmia neavei Tams, 1924. Had been synonymized before with Euproctis molunduana Aurivillius, 1925 by C. L. Collenette (1931b: 511).
PUBLICATION Collenette C. L. 1931a. New African Lymantriidae in the British Museum collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 79(2):341-363, pls 12-13.
PAGINATION 348-349; pl. 12, fig. 11