image for ENT.LEPI1246

Associated material

Object Number ENT.LEPI1246

Taxonomic Information

Family Noctuidae
Genus Ophiusa
Species mesonephele
Author(s) Hampson, 1910
Bibliographic Reference [Citation] Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1910: 422, pl. 37, fig. 23.
Type Status Paratype
Comment on Type Status
Order Lepidoptera
Class Insecta


Sex Female
Preservation Direct Pinned
Condition of specimen Reasonable
Number of Associated Specimens 1

Locality Data

Zoogeographic Region Afrotropical
Locality Chambeshi (Chambezi) Valley, Mpika District
Country Zambia
Collector name S.A. Neave
Date Collected 18 May 1908
Collecting information

[ Top of page ]