Parapsectris amseli (Povolný, 1981)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Parapsectris
SPECIES amseli
AUTHOR(Povolný, 1981)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNeofriseria amseli n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYArabia SW, Asir Mountains, 5 km S of Namas, 2350, 17–21.iv.1979, leg. H. G. Amsel.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide H. Amsel 5601♂, LNK; Paratypes 3♂, 8♀, LNK.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Parapsectris by O. Bidzilya (2010: 379).
PUBLICATION Povolný D. 1981. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Gelechiidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 3:417–424.
PAGINATION 418–421, figs. 1–4, 9, 10

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Povolný D. 1981. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Gelechiidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 3:417–424. 421
Yemen   Bidzilya O. V. 2010. A taxonomic review of the genera Parapsectris Meyrick, 1911 and Athrips Billberg, 1820 in Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 5:341–408. 380

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