Meyoarabiella karooensis Mey, 2016

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Cossinae
GENUS Meyoarabiella
SPECIES karooensis
AUTHORMey, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMeyoarabiella karooensis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Western Cape, 20 km SW of Oudtshoorn, Min Water Eco Trail, 27.xii.2007, leg. K. Gainsford.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°42'32" Longitude: 22°1'58"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Mey 137/14♂, 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 155, figs 7, 53–55

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape 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. 155

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