Afroarabiella buchanani (Rothschild, 1921)

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Cossinae
GENUS Afroarabiella
SPECIES buchanani
AUTHOR(Rothschild, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONParopta buchanani sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[Niger, Sahel, Air Mountains], Asben, Mts of Baguezan, 12.v.1920, leg. A. Buchanan.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide COSS237♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Afroarabiella by Yakovlev (2008a: 390).
PUBLICATION Rothschild W. 1921b. On the Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A. Buchanan in Northern Nigeria and the Southern Sahara in 1919–1920. Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(2):215–229.
PAGINATION 218

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Niger   Rothschild W. 1921b. On the Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A. Buchanan in Northern Nigeria and the Southern Sahara in 1919–1920. Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(2):215–229. 218

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