Scythris cucullella Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES cucullella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris cucullella Bengtsson sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Northern Region, 20 km SE of Ibra, 300 m, 11.i.1993, leg. B. Skule.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 623X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 20♂, 17♀, genitalia slides Bengtsson 624X, 625X, 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 112–113, figs. 5, 15–16, 17

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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. 112
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. 74

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