Scythris mpalensis Bengtsson, 2014

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES mpalensis
AUTHORBengtsson, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris mpalensis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley Province, Laikipida, Mpala Research Station, 1710 m, 26–28.xi.2008, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz, L. Aarvik & A. Kingston.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 1602X♂, NHMO; Paratypes 10♂, 6♀, genitalia slides Bengtsson 1601X♂, 1603X♀, 1567X♀, 1573X♀, NHMO, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361.
PAGINATION 210–211; pl. 21, fig. 266i; pl. 66, fig. 266m–a, b; pl. 110, fig. 266f

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Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 210

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