Salagena arcys Fletcher D. S., 1968

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FAMILY Metarbelidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Salagena
SPECIES arcys
AUTHORFletcher D. S., 1968
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSalagena arcys sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Uganda], Ruwenzori, Bwamba Pass, 5500–7500 ft, xii.1934–i.1935, leg. F. W. Edwards.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Cossidae 36, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Fletcher D. S. 1968a. Ruwenzori Expedition, 1952. – Cossidae, Metarbelidae, Psychidae, Limacodidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae, Lasiocampidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Saturniidae & Sphingidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 1(8):325–369.
PAGINATION 329–330, figs. 11, 42

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
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. 56
Uganda   Fletcher D. S. 1968a. Ruwenzori Expedition, 1952. – Cossidae, Metarbelidae, Psychidae, Limacodidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae, Lasiocampidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Saturniidae & Sphingidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 1(8):325–369. 330

Host Plants

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