Daphnis kitchingi Haxaire & Melichar, 2011

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Daphnis
SPECIES kitchingi
AUTHORHaxaire & Melichar, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDaphnis kitchingi sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar, near Ardasibe, Perinet National Park, 4 km E of Moramanga, 26–27.xii.2001, leg. V. Dolin.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, SMCR; Paratypes 5♀, SMCR.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Haxaire J. & Melichar T. 2011. Description d'un nouveau Sphingidae de l'île de Madagaskar Daphnis kitchingi sp. n. (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - The European Entomologist 3(4):189–195.
PAGINATION 189–194, figs 1a–b, 2a–b, 3a–d

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Madagascar   Haxaire J. & Melichar T. 2011. Description d'un nouveau Sphingidae de l'île de Madagaskar Daphnis kitchingi sp. n. (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). - The European Entomologist 3(4):189–195. 190

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