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Automolis Hübner, [1819]
Automolis Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (11): 170, TS: Sphinx meteus Stoll
Decimia Walker, 1856; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1717, TS: Decimia bicolora Walker
= Metarctia ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 143
Pinheya Kiriakoff, 1973; Mitt. münch. ent. Ges. 63: 64 (preocc. Pinheya Dlabola, 1963 (Hemiptera), TS: Automolis quinta Kiriakoff
Pinheyata Nye, 1980; Gen. Names Moths World 2: 154 (repl. Pinheya 1973), TS: Automolis quinta Kiriakoff
Automolis ; Godman & Salvin, 1884, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 75

Automolis meteus (Stoll, [1782])
Natal, Cape Colony. See [About maps] Sphinx meteus Stoll, [1782]; in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (29-31): 109, pl. 347, f. B, TL: Kaap de Goede Hoop
Decimia bicolora Walker, 1856; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1718, TL: Natal
= ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 148
Automolis meteus, African Moths [AFM]
Metarctia meteus ; Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : 148

Automolis quinta Kiriakoff, 1973
Rhodesia, Zimbabwe. See [About maps] Automolis quinta Kiriakoff, 1973; Mitt. münch. ent. Ges. 63: 63, f. 9, TL: Rhodesia, Vumba Mts, Umtali

Automolis noctis (Druce, 1910)
Abyssinia. See [About maps] Metarctia noctis Druce, 1910; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 5 (29) : 394, TL: Abyssinia, Dire Daoua
Automolis noctis ; [NHM]

Automolis ferrigera (Druce, 1910)
W.Africa. See [About maps] Metarctia ferrigera Druce, 1910; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 5 (29) : 395, TL: W. Africa, Bitje, Ja River, 2000ft
Automolis ferrigera ; [NHM]

Automolis chapini (Holland, 1920)
Congo. See [About maps] Metarctia chapini Holland, 1920; Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 264, pl. 13, f. 4, TL: Medje
Automolis chapini ; [NHM]


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References:
[AFM]
African Moths
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index


Some related literature:
Druce, 1910
Descriptions of some new Species of Heterocera from Tropical Africa Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 5 (29) : 393-402
Godman & Salvin, 1884
Biologia Centrali-Americana; or Contributions to the Knowledge of the Fauna of Mexico and Central America. Zoology. Lepidoptera. Heterocera Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Heterocera 1: 1-490, 3: pl. 1-101
Hampson, 1898
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. 1: Syntomidae Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1 : i-xxi, 1-559, pl. 1-17
Holland, 1920
Lepidoptera of the Congo. Being a Systematic List of the Butterflies and Moths Collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition Together with Descriptions of Some Hitherto Undescribed Species Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 109-369, pl. 6-14
Hübner, [1819]
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Stoll, [1782]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (26b-28): 29-90, pl. 305-336 (1780), (29-31): 91-164, pl. 337-372 (1781), (32-32): 165-252, 1-29, pl. 373-400 (1782)
Walker, 1856
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 1: 1-278 (1854), 2: 279-581 (1854), 3: 583-775 (1855), 4: 777-976 (1855), 5: 977-1258 (1855), 6: 1259-1508 (1855), 7: 1509-1808 (1856)


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