Euproctis sericaria (Tams, 1924)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
GENUS Euproctis
SPECIES sericaria
AUTHOR(Tams, 1924)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNygmia sericaria, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], Kenya Colony, Nairobi, 1924, leg. T. J. Anderson.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -1°17'40" Longitude: 36°49'31"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratypes 7♂, 1♀, BMNH, NMK.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Tams W. H. T. 1924b. Descriptions of two new species of the genus Nygmia (Liparidae) from East Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 14(82):502-504.
PAGINATION 502-503

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
sericaria (Tams, 1924) Subspecies
anepsia Collenette, 1960 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the East Kasai Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7-37, pls A-C. 20 (as anepsia)
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Kiriakoff S. G. 1963a. Exploration du Parc Albert. Deuxième série. Lepidoptera Heterocera (partim). - — 16(3):73-124. 115
Kenya   Tams W. H. T. 1924b. Descriptions of two new species of the genus Nygmia (Liparidae) from East Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 14(82):502-504. 503
Tanzania   Dall'Asta U. 1975. Mission entomologie du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale aux Monts Uluguru, Tanzannie. 8. Lepidoptera Heterocera Lymantriidae. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 89(3):734-736. 735
Uganda   Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7-37, pls A-C. 20 (as anepsia)

Host Plants

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