Eupithecia mekrana amiralis Wiltshire, 1986

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Eupithecia
SPECIES mekrana
SUBSPECIES amiralis
AUTHORWiltshire, 1986
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEupithecia mekrana Brandt amiralis n. ssp.
TYPE LOCALITYUnited Arab Emirates, Masafi, 22–24.ii.1971, leg. M. D. Gallagher.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 2380♂, BMNH; 6 Paratypes ♂, ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Subspecies
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1986. Lepidoptera of Saudi Arabia: fam. Cossidae, Sesiidae, Metarbelidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Nolidae, Noctuidae (Heterocera); fam. Satyridae (Rhopalocera) (part 5). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:262–323.
PAGINATION 280–281, figs 18, 19, 102

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Hausmann A. & Skou P. 2008. Order Lepidoptera, family Geometridae. – In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):562–590. 583
United Arab Emirates   Wiltshire E. P. 1986. Lepidoptera of Saudi Arabia: fam. Cossidae, Sesiidae, Metarbelidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Nolidae, Noctuidae (Heterocera); fam. Satyridae (Rhopalocera) (part 5). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 8:262–323. 280

Host Plants

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