Phthoropoea carpella Walsingham, 1896

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FAMILY Tineidae
SUBFAMILY Myrmecozelinae
GENUS Phthoropoea
SPECIES carpella
AUTHORWalsingham, 1896
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhthoropoea carpella, Wlsm., sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Yemen], Aden, iv.1895, leg. J. W. Yerbury.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide L. A. Gozmány 10175♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walsingham Thomas de Grey & Hampson G. F. 1896. On moths collected at Aden and in Somaliland. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1896(1):257–283, pl. 10.
PAGINATION 282

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Yemen   Walsingham Thomas de Grey & Hampson G. F. 1896. On moths collected at Aden and in Somaliland. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1896(1):257–283, pl. 10. 282

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Solanaceae Solanum sp. Yemen Walsingham Thomas de Grey & Hampson G. F. 1896. On moths collected at Aden and in Somaliland. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1896(1):257–283, pl. 10. 282
Fabaceae Acacia edgworthii Yemen Walsingham Thomas de Grey & Hampson G. F. 1896. On moths collected at Aden and in Somaliland. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1896(1):257–283, pl. 10. 282

*   In the fruit or seed-pods (see L. A. Gozmány 1967c: 3).