Problepsis sihvoneni Stadie & Stadie, 2016

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Problepsis
SPECIES sihvoneni
AUTHORStadie & Stadie, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONProblepsis sihvoneni spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYEthiopia S, Sidamo, 13 km W of Yabello, Mote, 1060 m, 28–30.iii.2009, leg. R. Beck & M. Dietl.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 4°9'0" Longitude: 38°1'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Stadie 54/2012♀, ZSM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Stadie D. & Stadie Ph. 2016. The Problepsis ocellata Frivaldszky, 1845 species lineage – an integrative survey of their morphology, species radiation, distribution and ecology (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Sterrhinae). - Esperiana 20(2):381–429.
PAGINATION 401–403; pl. 2, figs 8a–b; pl. 13, fig. xxx

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Species Distribution

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Ethiopia   Stadie D. & Stadie Ph. 2016. The Problepsis ocellata Frivaldszky, 1845 species lineage – an integrative survey of their morphology, species radiation, distribution and ecology (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Sterrhinae). - Esperiana 20(2):381–429. 401

Host Plants

Unknown

*   Probably Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (see Stadie & Stadie 2016: 402).