Chiasmia baringensis Agassiz, 2009

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Chiasmia
SPECIES baringensis
AUTHORAgassiz, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONChiasmia baringensis Agassiz new sp.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Baringo District, 1000 m, larva on Acacia tortilis, em. 06.ix.2006, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°30'0" Longitude: 36°5'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Agassiz 987, NMK; Paratype 1♀, genitalia slide Agassiz 990, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 2 – Description of new species). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):9–17.
PAGINATION 9, gis. 2, 20–22

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 2 – Description of new species). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):9–17. 9

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 6