Megalorhipida angusta Arenberger, 2002

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Megalorhipida
SPECIES angusta
AUTHORArenberger, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMegalorhipida angusta sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province Ta'izz, 10 km SW of Hajdah, 750 m, 18.xi.1996, leg. A. Bischof, H. Hacker & H.-P. Schreier.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 13°33'0" Longitude: 43°49'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide E. Arenberger 2986♂, coll. Arenberger; Paratypes 4♂, 1♀, coll. Arenberger.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Arenberger E. 2002a. Pterophoridae 2. Deuterocopinae, Platyptiliinae: Trichoptilini, Oxyptilini, Tetraschalini. - In: Gaedike, R. (Ed.), Microlepidoptera Palaearctica. - — 11:1-287, pls 1-96.
PAGINATION 55; pl. 84, fig. 16

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Gielis C. 2009c. Order Lepidoptera, family Pterophoridae (Part 2). - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE. - — 2:463-467. 467
Tanzania   Gielis C. 2011. Notes on some African Pterophoridae, with description of new species (Lepidoptera). - Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonese 49:33-63. 50
United Arab Emirates   Gielis C. 2009c. Order Lepidoptera, family Pterophoridae (Part 2). - In: van Harten, A. (ed.) Arthropod fauna of the UAE. - — 2:463-467. 467
Yemen   Arenberger E. 2001b. Zur Verbreitung der Gattung Agdistis im südlichen Afrika. 4. Beitrag. - Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft österreichischer Entomologen 53(1-2):37-40. 55

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