Alucita jana Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2020

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FAMILY Alucitidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Alucita
SPECIES jana
AUTHORUstjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2020
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAlucita jana Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Mt Cameroon SW slope, PlanteCam, 1100 m, 09–14.iv.2015, leg. V. Maicher, Sz. Sáfián, S. Janeček & R. Tropek.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 4°11'0" Longitude: 9°7'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 201902, ZMJU; Paratypes 2♂, coll. Ustjuzhanin.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Maicher V., Sáfián Sz., Delabye S., Streltzov A. & Tropek R. 2020. Even hotter hotspot: description of seven new species of many-plumed moths (Lepidoptera, Alucitidae) from Mount Cameroon. - ZooKeys 935:103–119.
PAGINATION 107–108, figs 4, 5 Bhl

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Cameroon   Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Maicher V., Sáfián Sz., Delabye S., Streltzov A. & Tropek R. 2020. Even hotter hotspot: description of seven new species of many-plumed moths (Lepidoptera, Alucitidae) from Mount Cameroon. - ZooKeys 935:103–119.  

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