Urota melichari Bouyer, 2008

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FAMILY Saturniidae
SUBFAMILY Saturniinae
GENUS Urota
SPECIES melichari
AUTHORBouyer, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONUrota melichari n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYEthiopia, Sidamo Province, 15 km S of Negele, 890 m, iv.2007, leg. T. Melichar.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 4°56'0" Longitude: 39°27'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RBINS; Paratype 1♂, RBINS.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bouyer Th. 2008b. Description de nouveaux Saturniidae africains (II) (Lepidoptera). - Entomologia Africana 13(2):53–59.
PAGINATION 54; pl. 8, figs. 3, 4

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Ethiopia   Bouyer Th. 2008b. Description de nouveaux Saturniidae africains (II) (Lepidoptera). - Entomologia Africana 13(2):53–59. 54

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