Galtara regalis Wiltshire, 1980

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Galtara
SPECIES regalis
AUTHORWiltshire, 1980
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGaltara somaliensis Hampson regalis n. ssp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, village Qaraah, near King's Palace, Khamis Mushayt, 2000 m, leg. W. Büttiker.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NHMB; Paratypes 1♂, 1♀, genitalia slide Wiltshire 106♂, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFsomaliensis
COMMENTConsidered a separate subspecies by Hacker (2016: 208).
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 204–205, fig. 30a; pl. 1, fig. 30