Argyrophora nyikensis Krüger, 2009

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Argyrophora
SPECIES nyikensis
AUTHORKrüger, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONArgyrophora nyikensis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYMalawi N., Juniper Forest bad road, Nyika National Park, 2440 m, 03–04.iii.2003, leg. R. J. Murphy.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -10°42'0" Longitude: 33°57'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 14563♂, TMSA; Paratypes 5♂, 2♀, genitalia slide 16224♀, TMSA, coll. Staude.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Krüger M. 2009b. New Afrotropical Nacophorini in the genera Pachycnemoides Krüger, Argyrophora Guenée, Microligia Warren, Pseudomaenas Prout and Drepanogynis Guenée (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae). - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 46:1–35.
PAGINATION 4–5, figs. 6, 43, 66

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Krüger M. 2009b. New Afrotropical Nacophorini in the genera Pachycnemoides Krüger, Argyrophora Guenée, Microligia Warren, Pseudomaenas Prout and Drepanogynis Guenée (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae). - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 46:1–35. 4

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