Racinoa spiralis Kühne, 2008

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FAMILY Bombycidae
SUBFAMILY Bombycinae
GENUS Racinoa
SPECIES spiralis
AUTHORKühne, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOcinara spiralis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYRwanda, Akagera River, S Kibungo Ibanda-Makera, 21.ix.2001, leg. L. Kühne.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -2°17'0" Longitude: 30°47'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZMHB; Paratypes 27♂, ZMHB, coll. Kühne.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170.
PAGINATION 123, fig. 1134

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170. 123
Rwanda   Kühne L. 2008. Sphingidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiinae, and Aganaidae. – In: Kühne, L. (Ed.) Butterflies and moth diversity of the Kakamega forest (Kenya). - — :81–92, 117–124, 135–144, 157–170. 123
Tanzania, United Republic of     New record (P. Basquin)
Uganda   Baron T., Akite, P., Barnett M., Collins S. C., Dobson J., Fric Z. F., Henning G., Kühne L., Mey W., Ochse M., Przybyłowicz Ł., Sáfián Sz., Schutte R., Sele H. & Ward P. 2017. The second Afrotropical Workshop in Uganda – A contribution to the Lepidoptera fauna of Kibale National Park and the Mpanga Forest Reserve. - Entomologische Zeitschrift 127(2):77–105. 92

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