Taboribia micra (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)

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FAMILY Sphingidae
SUBFAMILY Sphinginae
GENUS Taboribia
SPECIES micra
AUTHOR(Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPoliana micra spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Somalia], Somaliland, Ganale R.[iver], 13.iv.1901, leg. C. von Erlanger.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Paratype 1♂, MWNH (see Pagenstecher 1903: 4, U. Eitschberger & Melichar 2017: 18, I. Kitching 2017: website).
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Taboribia by Kitching (2017: website).
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67.
PAGINATION 809 Bhl

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Kitching I. J. 2017. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. - — . Website
Ethiopia   Kitching I. J. 2017. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. - — . Website
Kenya   D'Abrera B. 1987. Sphingidae Mundi. Hawk Moths of the world based on a checklist by Alan Hayes and the collection he curated in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–226. 16
Malawi   Kitching I. J. 2017. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. - — . Website
Somalia   Rothschild W. & Jordan K. 1903a. A revision of the lepidopterous family Sphingidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 9(Supplement):i–cxxxv, 1–972, pls 1–67. 490
Tanzania, United Republic of   Kitching I. J. 2017. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. - — . Website
Zimbabwe   Kitching I. J. 2017. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. - — . Website

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