Pempelia gracilis (Rothschild, 1921)

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FAMILY Pyralidae
SUBFAMILY Phycitinae
GENUS Pempelia
SPECIES gracilis
AUTHOR(Rothschild, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBrephia gracilis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Niger], Asben, Mts of Baguezan, vi.1920, leg. A. Buchanan.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe genera Brephia von Heinemann, 1865 and Abrephia Amsel, 1953 were synonymized with Khorassania Amsel, 1951 by R.-U. Roesler (1968: 3).
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. 1921b. On the Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A. Buchanan in Northern Nigeria and the Southern Sahara in 1919-1920. Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(2):215-229.
PAGINATION 224

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Niger   Rothschild W. 1921b. On the Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A. Buchanan in Northern Nigeria and the Southern Sahara in 1919-1920. Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(2):215-229. 224

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