Rhabdophera robusta asiria (Wiltshire, 1988)

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FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Erebinae
GENUS Rhabdophera
SPECIES robusta
SUBSPECIES asiria
AUTHOR(Wiltshire, 1988)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONH.[eteropalpia] robusta asiria n. ssp.
TYPE LOCALITYSaudi Arabia, Muhayyil, 28.ix.1982, leg. A. R. Pittaway.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 2543♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, genitalia slide Wiltshire 499♀, BMNH.
STATUS Subspecies
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82.
PAGINATION 78, figs. 19, 36

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82. 78
Saudi Arabia   Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82. 78
Yemen   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Bischof A. 1999. Lepidoptera of Yemen Arab Republic, collected by A. Bischof, H. Hacker and H.-P. Schreier in autumn 1996 and B. Müller in summer 1987. - Esperiana 7:267–282, pls. 7–9. 274

Host Plants

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