Bombycopsis kipengerica Joannou & Krüger, 2009

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FAMILY Lasiocampidae
SUBFAMILY Lasiocampinae
GENUS Bombycopsis
SPECIES kipengerica
AUTHORJoannou & Krüger, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBombycopsis (Bufoidia) kipengerica spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Iringa Region, Kipengere Mts, Lugenge Moorland, 2060 m, 16.xii.2005, leg. Ph. Darge.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -9°24'0" Longitude: 34°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 13738♂, MWM; Paratype 1♀, genitalia slide 13745♀, MWM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Joannou J. G. & Krüger M. 2009. Revision of the genus Bombycopsis C. & R. Felder, 1874 (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampoidea: Lasiocampidae: Lasiocampinae: Lasiocampini). - Transvaal Museum Monograph 14:1–192.
PAGINATION 64–65, figs. 114, 115, 264, 342, map 424

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Tanzania, United Republic of   Joannou J. G. & Krüger M. 2009. Revision of the genus Bombycopsis C. & R. Felder, 1874 (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampoidea: Lasiocampidae: Lasiocampinae: Lasiocampini). - Transvaal Museum Monograph 14:1–192. 64

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