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The moths of the Chagos Archipelago with notes on their biogeography


Year
1
Source
Journal of Natural History 33(7): 1021-1038.
Source type
journal_article
DOI
10.1080/002229399300065
ISBN-13
0
Keywords
Lepidoptera (butterflies, moths), moths
Link
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/002229399300065#preview
Abstract
The Macrolepidoptera of the remote Chagos Archipelago are listed and discussed, with notes on their biogeography. A checklist of the Microlepidoptera is given and a new noctuid moth is described, Stictoptera hironsi sp.nov., the St Valentine's Day moth, endemic to the Chagos islands. Reference is made to all the expeditions to the Chagos.
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Status
S
Authors
Barnett L , Emms C , Holloway J .
Resources
Distibution of Macrolepidoptera (moths) across Chagos from observations from the 1996 expedition and previous expeditions .
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