Antarctia costata Burmeister, 1878: 451

Beccacece, Hernan M., Vincent, Benoit & Navarro, Fernando R., 2014, The type-material of Arctiinae (Lepidoptera, Erebidae) described by Burmeister and Berg in the collection of the Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Bernardino Rivadavia (Buenos Aires, Argen, ZooKeys 421, pp. 65-89: 79

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.421.6666

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:44B3D0A5-F01F-42AA-861F-AEAFAB173BE3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AD7399E4-5228-42FE-C92D-05E91E883035

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scientific name

Antarctia costata Burmeister, 1878: 451
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Lepidoptera Erebidae

Antarctia costata Burmeister, 1878: 451  Fig. 24

Current identity.

Paracles costata  (Burmeister, 1878), senior synonym of Paracles bergi  (Schaus, 1896).

Material.

Described on the basis of a single specimen from Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).

Type locality.

Rio de Janeiro [Brazil].

MACN.

In the Burmeister collection there is a male specimen with a green label with the inscription "Rio d[e] Jan[eiro];" it is in moderate to good condition, but miss ing the left forewing (Fig. 24). Its habitus matches the original description and for this reason we believe that this specimen is the holotype. We label it with a white label with the inscription "Holotype ♂ Antarctia costata  Burmeister."

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Carabidae

Genus

Antarctia