Merunympha nipha Gozmány, 1969

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FAMILY Tineidae
SUBFAMILY Meessiinae
GENUS Merunympha
SPECIES nipha
AUTHORGozmány, 1969
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMerunympha nipha sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Tanzania], Africa, Tanganyika, Usa River, Mt Meru, 3900 ft, ix.1965–ii.1966, leg. J. Szunyoghy.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, HNHM; 52 Paratypes (♂ and ♀), genitalia slides Gozmány 3798, 3799, 3810, 3861, 3918, 3921, 3925, 3939, HNHM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Gozmány L. A. 1969a. The scientific results of Hungarian zoological expeditions to Tanganyika. No. 13. Tineid moths (Lepidoptera) collected by Dr. J. Szunyoghy in the Mt. Meru area in 1965/66. - Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici 61:279–294.
PAGINATION 283, figs. 1, 3

Species Distribution

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Tanzania, United Republic of   Gozmány L. A. 1969a. The scientific results of Hungarian zoological expeditions to Tanganyika. No. 13. Tineid moths (Lepidoptera) collected by Dr. J. Szunyoghy in the Mt. Meru area in 1965/66. - Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici 61:279–294. 29

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