Scythris valvaearcella Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES valvaearcella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris valvaearcella sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province of Ta'izz, Wadi Warazan, 5 km NW of Ar Rahidah, 1080 m, 27.iv.1998, leg. M. Fibiger et al.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 807X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 42♂, 29♀, genitalia slides Bengtsson 827X, 889X, 895X, 4454, 4502, 869X, 792X, 4455, 840X, ZMUC, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127.
PAGINATION 92, figs. 15–16, 88, 151

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 424
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127. 92

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