Acanthopteroctetes nepticuloides Mey, 2011

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FAMILY Acanthopteroctetidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Acanthopteroctetes
SPECIES nepticuloides
AUTHORMey, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAcanthopteroctetes nepticuloides spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa], RSA [Republic of South Africa], Western Cape, Cederberg Mts, 20 km S of Clanwilliam, Jamaka Farm, 01–03.iii.2005, leg. W. Mey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide W. Mey 67/09♂, TMSA; Paratype 1♀, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
PAGINATION 151–152, figs 45–46, 47; pl. 26, fig. 1

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 151

Host Plants

Unknown

*   Possibly Phylica sp. (Rhamnaceae) (see Mey 2011: 152).