Natural History Museum Of Zimbabwe

Arnoldia Zimbabwe Vol 9(16) 1985 HANCOCK D.L. The type specimens of Lepidoptera described by R.H.R. Stevenson. p 239-250

The types of the 19 taxa of Lepidoptera described by R.H.R. Stevenson between 1934 and 1940 are discussed. Holoypes are recognised for 6 taxa and lectotypes are designated for 13 others. Thirteen of these taxa were described at the species-group level whilst the remainder are infrasubspecific.

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