Lebedodes leifaarviki Lehmann, 2009

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FAMILY Metarbelidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Lebedodes
SPECIES leifaarviki
AUTHORLehmann, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLebedodes leifaarviki spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Morogoro District, Morogoro Town, 550–600 m, 28.xii.1992, leg. L. Aarvik.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -6°52'0" Longitude: 37°38'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Lehmann 28/072008♂ (NHMO 1630♂), NHMO; Paratype 1♂, NHMO.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Lehmann I. 2009. Six new species of Metarbelidae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea) from the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania, including one new species from Marenji Forest in southeast coastal Kenya. - Journal of East African Natural History 97 (2008)(2):184–206.
PAGINATION 195–196, figs. 1e, 2e; pl. 1, fig. 5

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Tanzania, United Republic of   Lehmann I. 2009. Six new species of Metarbelidae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea) from the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania, including one new species from Marenji Forest in southeast coastal Kenya. - Journal of East African Natural History 97 (2008)(2):184–206. 195

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