Scythris elachistoides Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES elachistoides
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris elachistoides Bengtsson sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYOman, Northern Region, Wadi Tanuf, 650 m, 08.i.1993, leg. B. Skule.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 629X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 17♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 630X♂, 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 113–114, figs. 6, 18–19

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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. 113
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. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 168

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