Spilosoma yemenensis (Hampson, 1916)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
GENUS Spilosoma
SPECIES yemenensis
AUTHOR(Hampson, 1916)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDiacrisia yemenensis n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Arabia, 6000 ft, leg. G. W. Bury.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide ARCT 2552♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Spilosoma by Wiltshire (1990: 153).
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1916c. Descriptions of new species of the family Arctiadae in the British Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 23(2):230–240.
PAGINATION 235 Bhl

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Species Distribution

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Saudi Arabia   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. 203
Yemen   Hampson G. F. 1916c. Descriptions of new species of the family Arctiadae in the British Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 23(2):230–240. 235

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