Brachylia contusa Mey, 2016

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Cossinae
GENUS Brachylia
SPECIES contusa
AUTHORMey, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBrachylia contusa spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Namib-Naukluft National Park, Tsams-Ost, 03.xii.2008, meg. W. Mey, K. Ebert & L. Kühne.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Mey 70/12♂, ZMHB; Paratypes 24♂, genitalia slide Mey 53/06♂, 52/06♂, 74/12♂, ZMHB, MWM, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2016. A taxonomic and faunistic study of the Cossidae of southwestern Africa (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea). - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:146–198.
PAGINATION 162–163, figs 15, 16, 69, 70, 136, 137

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Namibia   Mey W. 2016. A taxonomic and faunistic study of the Cossidae of southwestern Africa (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea). - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:146–198. 162

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