Xylopteryx dargei Herbulot, 1984

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Xylopteryx
SPECIES dargei
AUTHORHerbulot, 1984
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONXylopteryx dargei n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Goyoum, 20 km NNW of Bertoua, 620 m, 10.ii.1976, leg. Ph. Darge.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide C. Herbulot 6254♂, ZSM; Paratypes 2♀, ZSM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Herbulot C. 1984c. Nouveaux Xylopteryx du Cameroun, du Rwanda et du Kenya (Lepidoptera Geometridae). - Miscellanea Entomologica 50(4):135-139.
PAGINATION 139, figs 1, 4, 9

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Herbulot C. 1984c. Nouveaux Xylopteryx du Cameroun, du Rwanda et du Kenya (Lepidoptera Geometridae). - Miscellanea Entomologica 50(4):135-139. 139
Equatorial Guinea Bioko Karisch T. 2001a. Zur Geometridenfauna von Bioko (Lepidoptera; Geometridae). - Lambillionea 101(1):161-184. 181
Guinea   Krüger M. 2001a. A revision of the tribe Macariini (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae) of Africa, Madagascar and Arabia. - Bulletin of The Natural History Museum 70(1):1-502. 271
Rwanda   Karisch T. 2001a. Zur Geometridenfauna von Bioko (Lepidoptera; Geometridae). - Lambillionea 101(1):161-184. 181
Senegal   Krüger M. 2001a. A revision of the tribe Macariini (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Ennominae) of Africa, Madagascar and Arabia. - Bulletin of The Natural History Museum 70(1):1-502. 271

Notes:  The record of Rwanda (Karisch 2001: 181) needs confirmation.

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