Glaucobotys spiniformis Maes, 2008

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Glaucobotys
SPECIES spiniformis
AUTHORMaes, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGlaucobotys spiniformis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Western Province, Kakamega Forest Reserve, Rondo Retreat, 1588 m, 26.viii.1999, leg. K. V. N. Maes.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°13'38" Longitude: 34°53'7"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Maes 874, coll. Maes; Paratypes 7♂ and 1♀, RMCA, NMK, ZMHB, coll. Maes.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Maes K. V. N. 2008. A new genus and species of Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea, Crambidae). – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :190–194.
PAGINATION 190, fig. 7001

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Maes K. V. N. 2008. A new genus and species of Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea, Crambidae). – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :190–194. 190

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