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<i>Brunia dorsalis</i> (Walker, 1866), male

Brunia dorsalis (Walker, 1866), male


Regional Maps

Species Brunia dorsalis (Walker, 1866)

  • Lithosia dorsalis Walker, F. 1866. Supplement 5. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum 35: 1534-2040 [incl. Summary and Index to parts 31-35] [1883].
    Type data:
     Status unknown.
  • Brunia harpophora Meyrick, E. 1886. Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 2-n.s. 1(3): 687-802 [701].
    Type data:
     Syntype(s) MMUS (Types not sighted), Cooktown, Cairns, Queensland.
  • Ilema testacea louisiadensis Rothschild, L.W. 1912. New Lithosianae. Novitates Zoologicae 19: 212-246 [221].
    Type data:
     Status unknown.


Generic Combinations

  • Manulea dorsalis (Walker, 1866). —
    Wallengren, H.D.J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. Wiener Entomologische Monatschrift 7: 137-151 [145]
  • Ilema dorsalis (Walker, 1866). —
    Hampson, G.F. 1900. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the Collection of the British Museum. London : British Museum (Natural History) Vol. 2 xx 589 pp. [159]




Northern Territory, Queensland

Ecological Descriptors

Adult: terrestrial, volant.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
17-Sep-2010 16-Sep-2010 MOVED
08-Nov-2010 23-Aug-2010 MODIFIED
31-Mar-2010 MODIFIED