Scopula risa Wiltshire, 1982

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
GENUS Scopula
SPECIES risa
AUTHORWiltshire, 1982
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScopula risa n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Asir, An Nimas, 02–04.iv.1980, leg. K. Guichard.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide 2121♀, BMNH; Paratypes 3♂, 4♀, genitalia slides E. P. Wiltshire 94♂, 177♀, BMNH, NHMB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1982a. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Bombycidae, Sphingidae, Thaumetopoeidae, Thyretidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4:271–331.
PAGINATION 286–292, figs 11a, c; pl. 2, fig. 11

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1982a. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Bombycidae, Sphingidae, Thaumetopoeidae, Thyretidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4:271–331. 292
Yemen   Hausmann A. 1999. Geometrid moth species from Yemen (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 7:283–305, pls. 1–5. 293

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