Gorgopis salti Tams, 1952

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FAMILY Hepialidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Gorgopis
SPECIES salti
AUTHORTams, 1952
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGorgopis salti, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], Tanganyika Territory, Kilimanjaro, Shira Plateau, Camp 2, 12,450 ft [4000 m], 26.xi.1948, leg. G. Salt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratypes 2♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Tams W. H. T. 1952. Three new high mountain moths from East Africa (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 5(57):869-874.
PAGINATION 869-870, fig. 1

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Tanzania   Tams W. H. T. 1952. Three new high mountain moths from East Africa (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 5(57):869-874. 869

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