Helicoverpa helenae Hardwick, 1965


FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Heliothinae
GENUS Helicoverpa
SPECIES helenae
AUTHORHardwick, 1965
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHelicoverpa helenae, new species
TYPE LOCALITYSaint Helena, Varneys, 18.v.1961, leg. A. Loveridge.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no 8455, genitalia slide 984♂, CNC; Allotype ♀, CMCZ; Paratypes 15♂, 4♀, CNC, CMCZ, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFinsularis
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Anchoscelis insularis Walker, 1875; synonymy indicated by M. Honey (BMNH Card Index 1987) and T. Karisch (2001b: 419).
PUBLICATION Hardwick D. F. 1965. The corn earworm complex. - Memoirs of the entomological Society of Canada 40:1-247.
PAGINATION 106-107, figs 118, 119

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