Drasteriodes ellisoni Wiltshire, 1977

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FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Acontiinae
GENUS Drasteriodes
SPECIES ellisoni
AUTHORWiltshire, 1977
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDrasteriodes ellisoni sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Musandam Peninsula, Khasab, 04.iv.1976, leg. K. M. Guichard.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Wiltshire 37♀, BMNH; Paratypes 2♀, genitalia slide Wiltshire 15♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Wiltshire E. P. 1977b. The scientific results of the Oman flora and fauna survey 1975. Lepidoptera: Part I Families Cossidae, Pyralidae, Geometridae, Sphingidae, Arctiidae, Lymantriidae and Noctuidae. Part II A list of further Lepidoptera-Heterocera from Oman. Part III Pyral... - Journal of Oman Studies Special Rep. 1:155–178.
PAGINATION 173–174; pl. 8, fig. 9

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Wiltshire E. P. 1977b. The scientific results of the Oman flora and fauna survey 1975. Lepidoptera: Part I Families Cossidae, Pyralidae, Geometridae, Sphingidae, Arctiidae, Lymantriidae and Noctuidae. Part II A list of further Lepidoptera-Heterocera from Oman. Part III Pyral... - Journal of Oman Studies Special Rep. 1:155–178. 174
United Arab Emirates   Legrain A. & Wiltshire E. P. 1998. Provisional checklist of the Macro-Heterocera (Lepidoptera) of the UAE. - Tribulus 8(2):5–8. 8

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