Scopula dhofarata Wiltshire, 1986

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES dhofarata
AUTHORWiltshire, 1986
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScopula dhofarata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Dhofar, Thamarit Road, 02.x.1979.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide 2244♀, BMNH; Paratypes 1♂, 9♀, genitalia slides 2243♂, 2254♀, 2255♀, 2251♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1986. Lepidoptera of Saudi Arabia: fam. Cossidae, Sesiidae, Metarbelidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Nolidae, Noctuidae (Heterocera); fam. Satyridae (Rhopalocera) (part 5). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:262–323.
PAGINATION 276–277, figs. 9, 10, 85

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Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1986. Lepidoptera of Saudi Arabia: fam. Cossidae, Sesiidae, Metarbelidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Nolidae, Noctuidae (Heterocera); fam. Satyridae (Rhopalocera) (part 5). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:262–323. 276
Yemen Socotra Hausmann A. 2009b. New and interesting geometrid moths from Sokotra islands (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). - Mitteilungen der Münchner Entomologischen Gesellschaft 99:95–104. 96
Yemen   Hausmann A. 2006. The geometrid moth species from Yemen – With 50 new records for the country and description of 20 new taxa (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 12:9–62, pls. 12–21. 29

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FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Undefined Undefined Polyphagous   Hausmann A., Stadie D. & Fiebig R. 2016. Family Geometridae Leach, [1815]. – In: Hacker H. (Ed.), Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea, Zygaenoidea, Thyridoidea and Hyblaeoidea of the Arabia Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepidoptera). - Esperiana 20:61–138. 90