Psilocerea arabica Wiltshire, 1983

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Psilocerea
SPECIES arabica
AUTHORWiltshire, 1983
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPsilocerea arabica n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Fifa, 27.iv.1982.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 2240♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, MAWR.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1983. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Sphingidae, Thyretidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 3). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 5:293–332.
PAGINATION 303–304, fig. 7b; pl. 1, figs. 7, 7a

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1983. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Sphingidae, Thyretidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 3). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 5:293–332. 304
Yemen   Hausmann A. 2006. The geometrid moth species from Yemen – With 50 new records for the country and description of 20 new taxa (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). - Esperiana 12:9–62, pls. 12–21. 39

Host Plants

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