Scythris digitibasella Nupponen & Saldaitis, 2013

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES digitibasella
AUTHORNupponen & Saldaitis, 2013
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris digitibasella Nupponen & Saldaitis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Yemen], S. Socotra, S side of Wadi Difarroha, 15.i.2010, leg. A. Saldaitis.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Nupponen 1/24.II.2012, ZMUH; Paratype 1♂, genitalia slide Nupponen 1/5.III.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 289–290, figs. 4–7

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Yemen Socotra 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. 289

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