Meharia philbyi Bradley, 1952

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Mehariinae
GENUS Meharia
SPECIES philbyi
AUTHORBradley, 1952
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMeharia philbyi sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Saudi Arabia], Arabia, Kashabiya, 10.i.1937, leg. H. St. J. Philby.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; Allotype ♀, BMNH; Paratypes 9♂, 16♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bradley J. D. 1952. Two new species of Meharia (Lep., Cossidae). - The Entomologist 85(1074):241–244.
PAGINATION 241–242

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Oman   Borth R., Ivinskis P., Saldaitis A. & Yakovlev R. V. 2011. Cossidae of the Socotra Archipelago (Yemen). - ZooKeys 122:45–69. 63
Saudi Arabia   Bradley J. D. 1952. Two new species of Meharia (Lep., Cossidae). - The Entomologist 85(1074):241–244. 242
Yemen   Hacker H. H., Schreier H.-P. & Bischof A. 1999. Lepidoptera of Yemen Arab Republic, collected by A. Bischof, H. Hacker and H.-P. Schreier in autumn 1996 and B. Müller in summer 1987. - Esperiana 7:267–282, pls. 7–9. 268

Host Plants

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