Thaumetopoea dhofarensis Wiltshire, 1980

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FAMILY Notodontidae
SUBFAMILY Thaumetopoeinae
GENUS Thaumetopoea
SPECIES dhofarensis
AUTHORWiltshire, 1980
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONThaumetopoea dhofarensis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Dhofar Province, Khadrafi, 2100 ft, 29.ix.1977, leg. P. Granville White.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 1911♂, BMNH; Paratypes 4♂, 6♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1980a. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Limacodidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Nolidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae. – In: Wittmer & Büttiker (eds.), Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2:179–240.
PAGINATION 194, fig. 4, pls. D–E

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1980a. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Limacodidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Nolidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae. – In: Wittmer & Büttiker (eds.), Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2:179–240. 194

Host Plants

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