Afroarabiella namaquensis Yakovlev, 2014

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Cossinae
GENUS Afroarabiella
SPECIES namaquensis
AUTHORYakovlev, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAfroarabiella namaquensis Yakovlev, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Northern Cape, 100 km W of Upington, Augrabies National Park, Orange River, 05.i.2008, leg. V. Kovtunovich & P. Ustjuzhanin.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -28°34'60" Longitude: 20°15'57"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, ZIN.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFpoliopterus
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Arctiocossus poliopterus Clench, 1959; synonymized by W. Mey (2017b: 218).
PUBLICATION Yakovlev R. V. 2014a. A new species of Afroarabiella Yakovlev, 2008 (Lepidoptera, Cossidae) from the Republic of South Africa, including a world catalogue of the genus. - Zootaxa 3793(2):297–300.
PAGINATION 297–298, figs. 2–4

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