Scythris atollicola Nupponen, Saldaitis & Fischer, 2013

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES atollicola
AUTHORNupponen, Saldaitis & Fischer, 2013
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris atollicola Nupponen, Saldaitis & Fischer sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYMaldives, Meemu Atoll, Kureli Island, 15–16.xii.2011, leg. H. & S. Fischer, A. & R. Saldaitis.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 2°46'49" Longitude: 73°22'24"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Nupponen 1/6.II.2012, ZMUH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Nupponen K. & Saldaitis A. 2013. Recent records of scythridids from the islands of Socotra and Maldives in the Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea, Scythrididae). - Zootaxa 3626(2):288–294.
PAGINATION 291, figs. 1–3

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Maldives Kureli Nupponen K. & Saldaitis A. 2013. Recent records of scythridids from the islands of Socotra and Maldives in the Indian Ocean, with descriptions of two new species (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea, Scythrididae). - Zootaxa 3626(2):288–294. 291

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