Salagena bennybytebieri Lehmann, 2008

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FAMILY Metarbelidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Salagena
SPECIES bennybytebieri
AUTHORLehmann, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSalagena bennybytebieri spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Nairobi, Ololua Forest, 11.iv.1999, leg. B. Bytebier.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -1°17'40" Longitude: 36°49'31"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Lehmann 16/052007♂, BMNH; Paratypes 1♂, genitalia slide Lehmann 21/052007♂, NMK; 1♀, genitalia slide Lehmann 22/052007♀, NMK.
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 63–65, figs. 1j, 1k, 2j, 2k; pl. 2, fig. 4

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   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. 63

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