Scythris amplexella Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES amplexella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris amplexella Bengtsson sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Northern Region, Jabal Shams, 19 km NW of Al Hamra, 1100 m, 07.i.1993, leg. B. Skule.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 615X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 35♂, 11♀, genitalia slide Bengtsson 616X, ZMUC, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2002a. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula, I: Oman (Lepidoptera, Scythrididae). - Phegea 30(3):105–118.
PAGINATION 107–108, figs. 3, 12–13, 14

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Bengtsson B. A. 2002a. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula, I: Oman (Lepidoptera, Scythrididae). - Phegea 30(3):105–118. 106
Sudan   Bengtsson B. A. 2002a. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula, I: Oman (Lepidoptera, Scythrididae). - Phegea 30(3):105–118. 108
United Arab Emirates   van der Wolf H. 2008a. Lepidoptera, family Scythrididae. – In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE Volume I. - — 1 (2007):418–427. 421
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127. 108

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