Atlas of African Lepidoptera

Record details

LepiMAP:   30782
Province:   Hhohho District
Country:   Swaziland
Locus:   2631AC
Observer:   Braun K
Date of record:   2013-05-01
Number of photos:   2
Notes:  
Last updated:   2017-08-04 10:19:44
Sp. code:   472101
Species name:   Afrogegenes sp.
Common name:  
Family:   HESPERIIDAE
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   common hottentot
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=LepiMAP-30782
VM-number: 30782 - photo: 1
VM-number: 30782 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:  
Date:   2013-05-11 11:04:31
Species name:   Afrogegenes letterstedti -- Common hottentot; Geel Hotnot
Species code:   472120
Comment number:   2
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:  
Date:   2013-05-11 11:04:32
Species name:   Afrogegenes letterstedti -- Common hottentot; Geel Hotnot
Species code:   472120
Comment number:   3
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:  
Date:   2013-05-11 11:04:32
Species name:   Afrogegenes letterstedti -- Common hottentot; Geel Hotnot
Species code:   472120
Comment number:   4
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:   Afrogegenes letterstedti needs reassigning as Afrogegenes sp, Likewise all SABCA Gegenes niso records need to be reassigned as Afrogegenes sp, because unless someone is going to revisit all those collections and examine every Afrogegenes specimen, no-one can say what they are, for sure!
Date:   2017-08-04 10:41:44
Species name:   Afrogegenes sp.
Species code:   472101

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