Scythris tephrella Bengtsson, 2005

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES tephrella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2005
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris tephrella sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Al Ain, Al Mukalla, 14.xi.1996, 150 m, leg. H. Hacker.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 14°46'0" Longitude: 49°13'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 1058X♂, ZMHB; Paratypes 4♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 982X♂, Passerin d'Entrèves 3313♂, 3315♂, 3317♂, ZMHB, IE UT.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2005. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula. III: Yemen – One new species and notes on some others (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Phegea 33(3):101–110.
PAGINATION 107

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Bengtsson B. A. 2005. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula. III: Yemen – One new species and notes on some others (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Phegea 33(3):101–110. 107
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2005. Scythridids of the Arabian Peninsula. III: Yemen – One new species and notes on some others (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Phegea 33(3):101–110. 107

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