Megalota archana Aarvik, 2004

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Megalota
SPECIES archana
AUTHORAarvik, 2004
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMegalota archana sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, East Usambara Mts, Amani, 900 m, 01.ix.1981, leg. M. Stoltze & N. Scharff.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -5°5'59" Longitude: 38°37'59"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no. 100862, genitalia slide Aarvik 98025♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 4♂, 3♀, genitalia slides Aarvik 2527, 2569, 21047, 23007♂, MRAC/KMMA 00237♂, 23023, RMCA, BMNH, coll. L. Aarvik.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155.
PAGINATION 105–106, figs. 55, 68–71

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 106
Nigeria   Razowski J. & Wojtusiak J. 2012. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from Nigeria. - Acta zoologica cracoviensia 55(2):59–130. 71
Tanzania, United Republic of   Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 105
Uganda   Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 106

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