Ortharbela cliftoni Lehmann, 2009

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FAMILY Metarbelidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Ortharbela
SPECIES cliftoni
AUTHORLehmann, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrtharbela cliftoni spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, East Usambara Mountains, Muheza District, Amani, 900–950 m, 02.xii.1992, leg. L. Aarvik.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -4°44'0" Longitude: 38°29'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Lehmann 16/072008♀ (NHMO 1627♀), 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 191–192, figs. 1b, 2b; Pl. 1, fig. 2

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 191

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