Eupithecia tricerata Wiltshire, 1990

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
GENUS Eupithecia
SPECIES tricerata
AUTHORWiltshire, 1990
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEupithecia tricerata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Al Lawz, 10–12.xi.1988, leg. W. Büttiker.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide E. P. Wiltshire 290♂, NHMB; Paratypes 1♂, 5♀, genitalia slides E. P. Wiltshire 287♂, 288♀, NHMB, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1990. An illustrated, annotated catalogue of the Macro-Heterocera of Saudi Arabia. – In: Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (Eds.). Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 11:91–250.
PAGINATION 127–128, figs 521, 536–538

Subspecies

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
tricerata Wiltshire, 1990 Subspecies
sperlichi Hausmann, 1991 Subspecies

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Egypt Sinai Lehmann L. & Saldaitis A. 2006. Beitrag zur Nachtfalter-Fauna des Sinai (Lepidoptera). - Esperiana 12:205–209, pls. 23, 24. 207 (as sperlichi)
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1990. An illustrated, annotated catalogue of the Macro-Heterocera of Saudi Arabia. – In: Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (Eds.). Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 11:91–250. 127

Notes:  Palaearctic: Levant.

Host Plants

Unknown