Alucita agassizi Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2018

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FAMILY Alucitidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Alucita
SPECIES agassizi
AUTHORUstjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2018
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAlucita agassizi Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Tanga, E Usambara, Sigi River, 2000 ft, 15.viii.2000, leg. D. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide 29792♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N. & Ustjuzhanina A. 2018. New species of many-plumed moths (Lepidoptera: Alucitidae) from Tanzania. - Zootaxa 4438(1):167–175.
PAGINATION 169–170, figs 1, 2

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Tanzania, United Republic of   Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N. & Ustjuzhanina A. 2018. New species of many-plumed moths (Lepidoptera: Alucitidae) from Tanzania. - Zootaxa 4438(1):167–175. 169

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