Ortharbela sommerlattei Lehmann, 2008

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FAMILY Metarbelidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Ortharbela
SPECIES sommerlattei
AUTHORLehmann, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrtharbela sommerlattei spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYTanzania, Tanga District, E. Usambara Mts, Amani, i.1963, leg. G. Pringle.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -5°6'0" Longitude: 38°37'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Lehmann 01/072005♂, NMK; Paratypes 4♂, genitalia slides Lehmann 02/012007♂ (BMNH COSS 388♂), 01/082007♂ (BMNH COSS 389♂), BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Lehmann I. 2008. Ten new species of Metarbelidae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea) from the coastal forests and the Eastern Arc Mountains of Kenya and Tanzania, including one species from two upland forests. - Journal of East African Natural History 97(1):43–82.
PAGINATION 61–63, figs. 1i, 2i; pl. 2, fig. 3

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Tanzania, United Republic of   Lehmann I. 2008. Ten new species of Metarbelidae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea) from the coastal forests and the Eastern Arc Mountains of Kenya and Tanzania, including one species from two upland forests. - Journal of East African Natural History 97(1):43–82. 62

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