Prototheora katangensis Landry & Davis, 2018

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FAMILY Hepialidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Prototheora
SPECIES katangensis
AUTHORLandry & Davis, 2018
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPrototheora katangensis Landry & Davis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYDemocratic Republic of the Congo, Haut Katanga, Tshinkolobwe, 10.xi.1930, leg. J. Romieux.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 11170♂, MHNG.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Landry B. & Davis D. R. 2018. Two new species of Prototheora Meyrick from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania representing the northernmost records for the genus (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae). - Revue suisse de Zoologie 125(1):129-135.
PAGINATION 129-131, figs 1-5, 11, 13

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Landry B. & Davis D. R. 2018. Two new species of Prototheora Meyrick from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Tanzania representing the northernmost records for the genus (Lepidoptera: Hepialidae). - Revue suisse de Zoologie 125(1):129-135. 129

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