Tagoropsiella nyikensis (Bouyer, 2000)

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Tagoropsiella
SPECIES nyikensis
AUTHOR(Bouyer, 2000)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTagoropsis ikondae nyikensis n. ssp.
TYPE LOCALITYMalawi N, Nyika Plateau, Juniper Forest, 7000 ft, 28.xii.1989, leg. R. J. Murphy.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide T. Bouyer TAG29♂, RBINS; Allotype ♀, RBINS; Paratypes, number and gender not stated, RBINS.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bouyer Th. 2000. Descriptions de nouvelles sous-espèces de Tagoropsis Felder, 1874 (Lepidoptera Saturniidae). - Entomologia Africana 5(1):23–32, pls. 4–5.
PAGINATION 26–27; pl. 4, figs 3, 7–8

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Malawi   Bouyer Th. 2000. Descriptions de nouvelles sous-espèces de Tagoropsis Felder, 1874 (Lepidoptera Saturniidae). - Entomologia Africana 5(1):23–32, pls. 4–5. 27

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