Sphenarches pygmaeana (Strand, 1913)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Sphenarches
SPECIES pygmaeana
AUTHOR(Strand, 1913)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatyptilia pygmaeana Strand n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Equatorial Guinea], Benitogebiet, Alén, 03.viii.1906, leg. G. Tessmann.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype, abdomen missing, MfN.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFanisodactylus
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Oxyptilus anisodactylus Walker, 1864; synonymized by V. Kovtunovich et al. (2014: 466).
PUBLICATION Strand E. 1913d. Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn G. Tessmann nach Süd-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea. Lepidoptera IV. (Verschiedene Familien). - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 78 (A) (1912)(12):30-84, pls 1-2.
PAGINATION 64-65 Bhl

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