Euchloron megaera cadioui Saldaitis & Ivinskis, 2010

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Macroglossinae
GENUS Euchloron
SPECIES megaera
SUBSPECIES cadioui
AUTHORSaldaitis & Ivinskis, 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEuchloron megaera cadioui Saldaitis & Ivinskis subspec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province of Al Hudaydah, Jebel Burra, 25 km SE of Bajil, 600 m, 23–24.iv.1998, leg. A. Bischof, J. Bittermann, M. Fibiger, H. Hacker, H. Peks & H.-P. Schreier.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 14°52'55" Longitude: 43°26'28"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide H. Hacker 17824♂, ZSM; 33 Paratypes ♂, ♀, ZSM, IEVU, coll. Schreier, Bischof, Fibiger, Aulombard, Legrain, Saldaitis, Isinskis.
STATUS Synonym of subspecies
SYNONYM OFasiatica
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Euchloron megaera asiatica Haxaire & Melichar, 2009; synonymized by Haxaire (2010: 91).
PUBLICATION Saldaitis A. & Ivinskis P. 2010c. A new Euchloron megaera subspecies (Lepdioptera: Sphindae), described from Yemen. - Esperiana 15:419–422.
PAGINATION 419–421, figs 1–4; pl. 59, figs 1–8