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On the Heterocera fauna of Lower Aras Valley in NE Turkey (Lepidoptera)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2019
Authors:M. Kemal, Koçak A. O.
Journal:Miscellaneous Papers Centre for Entomological Studies Ankara
Volume:186
Start Page:1
Pagination:1-57
ISSN:1015-8235
Keywords:ACHERONTIA, AGRIUS, DEILEPHILA, HYLES, LAOTHOE, MACROGLOSSUM, RETHERA, SATURNIA, SATURNIIDAE, SMERINTHUS, SPHINGIDAE, SPHINGONAEPIOPSIS, TURKEY
Abstract:

"This paper deals with the Heterocera fauna of Lower Aras Valley in NE Turkey. Totally 302 species of 24 families are listed alphabetically together with their synonyms and distributional information. Some faunistic and taxonomic remarks are added. The affinity of the faunal elements between Aras Valley and Central Asia is discussed."

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