Scythris agassizi Bengtsson, 2014

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES agassizi
AUTHORBengtsson, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris agassizi spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Gilgil, 2100 m, 2100 m, 02.ix.2006, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-29'0" Longitude: 36°22'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide B. Bengtsson 1214X♂, BMNH; Paratypes 8♂, 2♀, genitalia slides B. Bengtsson 1124X♂, 1146X♀, 1144X♂, 1145X♂, 1565X♂, 1619X♂, 203X♀, BMNH, ZMUC, NHMO, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361.
PAGINATION 130–131; pl. 12, fig. 135i; pl. 51, fig. 135m–a, b; pl. 89, fig. 135f

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 130
Tanzania, United Republic of   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 130

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