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oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - First records of eye-frequenting Lepidoptera from South West Africa

 

Abstract

As a result of several collecting trips in South West Africa a total of 66 specimens of nocturnal eye-frequenting moths have been obtained from seven localities. The noctuids involved are Arcyophora longivalvis Guen., A. zanderi Feld. and A. patricula Hpsn.; they were collected from the eyes of domestic cattle and goats. The biotope forms part of the ""Tree Savanna and Woodland"", a series of the Guinea Savanna, Combretum spp. being the typical representative tree species of that plant association.

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1974-01-01
2016-12-08
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