Scopula alfierii buraimana (Wiltshire, 1949)


FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES alfierii
SUBSPECIES buraimana
AUTHOR(Wiltshire, 1949)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGlossotrophia buraimana sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Tropical Hejaz, Madraqa, 01.ii.1948, leg. A. R. Waterston.
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratypes ♂, ♀, number not stated, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of subspecies
SYNONYM OFalfierii
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Scopula alfierii Wiltshire, 1949; synonymized by Hausmann (2009c: 119).
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1949a. Middle East Lepidoptera, IX [sic, recte X]. New species and forms from Arabia and Persia, with a description of the genus Tamsola from Iraq. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 33:353–372.
PAGINATION 366–368; pl. 1, figs 15, 16