Yponomeuta alexi Agassiz, 2019

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FAMILY Yponomeutidae
SUBFAMILY Yponomeutinae
GENUS Yponomeuta
SPECIES alexi
AUTHORAgassiz, 2019
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONYponomeuta alexi sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Eastern, Lewa, 2050 m, 01.xi.2013, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz, S. Beavan, R. Heckford & K. Larsen.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°8'24" Longitude: 37°27'23"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, coll. Agassiz; Paratypes 3♂, 8♀, genitalia slide D. J. L. Agassiz 1328♂, 1330♀, coll. Agassiz.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. 2019. The Yponomeutidae of the Afrotropical region (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea). - Zootaxa 4600(1):1–69.
PAGINATION 12; pl. 2, fig. 10; pl. 9, fig. 10; pl. 19, fig. 10

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. 2019. The Yponomeutidae of the Afrotropical region (Lepidoptera: Yponomeutoidea). - Zootaxa 4600(1):1–69. 12

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