Erechthias nigrocaputis Bippus, 2020

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FAMILY Tineidae
SUBFAMILY Erechthiinae
GENUS Erechthias
SPECIES nigrocaputis
AUTHORBippus, 2020
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONErechtias [sic] nigrocaputis nov. spec.
TYPE LOCALITYRéunion, La Possession, 400 m, 18.i.2017, leg. M. Bippus.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -20°55'37" Longitude: 55°21'45"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide M. Bippus RE-3007♂, type no 1108637, RMNH; Paratypes 4♀, RMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bippus M. 2020b. Records of Lepidoptera from the Malagasy region with description of new species (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae, Noctuidae, Alucitidae, Choreutidae, Euteliidae, Gelechiidae, Blastobasidae, Pterophoridae, Tonzidae, Tineidae, Praydidae, Cosm..., Batrachedridae). - Phelsuma 28:60-100.
PAGINATION 88, figs 127, 128 Bhl

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Réunion   Bippus M. 2020a. Review of the Genus Orygocera Walsingham, 1897 from the Mascarenes with description of a new species (Lepidoptera: Depressariidae, Stenomatinae). - Shilap, Revista de lepidopterología 48(191):403-409. 88

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