Redescription of Thalassodes antithetica Herbulot, 1962, an endemic moth from Inner Seychelles (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae).

@article{Bolotov2016RedescriptionOT,
  title={Redescription of Thalassodes antithetica Herbulot, 1962, an endemic moth from Inner Seychelles (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae).},
  author={Ivan N. Bolotov and Pat Matyot and Maik Bippus and Vitaly M. Spitsyn and Yulia S. Kolosova and Alexander V. Kondakov},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2016},
  volume={4139 1},
  pages={
          135-9
        }
}
The Seychelles archipelago is characterized by an exceptionally high level of endemism in certain taxa, including at least 275 endemic species of Lepidoptera (Legrand 1966; Gerlach & Matyot 2006; De Prins & De Prins 2015). Despite the fact that endemics are the main objects of conservation efforts, information regarding endemic Seychelles Lepidoptera is very poor, because the majority of them are known from a single or a few specimens (Legrand 1966; Gerlach and Matyot 2006; Bolotov et al. 2014… 

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