Psycharium barnardi Geertsema, 1998

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FAMILY Somabrachyidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Psycharium
SPECIES barnardi
AUTHORGeertsema, 1998
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPsycharium barnardi sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Western Cape, Riversdal Mountains [probably Garcia Pass], 06.ii.1927 e.l. collected x.1926, leg. K. H. Barnard.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°51'0" Longitude: 21°11'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA; Paratypes 4♂, 2♀, genitalia slides Janse 1223♂, 1369♂, Glyc 008♀, TMSA, SAMC.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Geertsema H. 1998. Studies on African Zygaenoid moths (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). The genus Psycharium Herrich-Schäffer, with descriptions of four new species (Somabrachyidae). - South African Journal of Zoology 33(4):210–215.
PAGINATION 220–221, 223, figs. 8–9, 30–35, 46–48, 51

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Geertsema H. 1998. Studies on African Zygaenoid moths (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). The genus Psycharium Herrich-Schäffer, with descriptions of four new species (Somabrachyidae). - South African Journal of Zoology 33(4):210–215. 220

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