Barbasphecia hephaistos Pühringer & Sáfián, 2011

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FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
GENUS Barbasphecia
SPECIES hephaistos
AUTHORPühringer & Sáfián, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBarbasphecia hephaistos sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYGhana, Central Region, Kakum Forest, Abrafo-Gyawale, 127 m, 18–28.ix.2007, leg. Sz. Sáfián.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 5°21'21" Longitude: -1°22'17"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Pühringer 09/02♂, TLMF; Paratypes 2♀, genitalia slide Pühringer 09/03♀, TLMF.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Pühringer F. & Sáfián Sz. 2011. Two new species of Sesiini from Ghana, with description of a new genus (Lepidoptera, Sesiidae, Sesiinae, Sesiini). - Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo 31(2010)(4):231–235.
PAGINATION 231–234, figs. 1, 3, 4, 6–9

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Species Distribution

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Ghana   Pühringer F. & Sáfián Sz. 2011. Two new species of Sesiini from Ghana, with description of a new genus (Lepidoptera, Sesiidae, Sesiinae, Sesiini). - Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo 31(2010)(4):231–235. 231

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Loranthaceae Loranthus sp. Ghana Pühringer F. & Sáfián Sz. 2011. Two new species of Sesiini from Ghana, with description of a new genus (Lepidoptera, Sesiidae, Sesiinae, Sesiini). - Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo 31(2010)(4):231–235. 234