Crambus aristophanes Błeszyński, 1961

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Crambinae
GENUS Crambus
SPECIES aristophanes
AUTHORBłeszyński, 1961
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCrambus aristophanes sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], British East Africa, Escarpment, 6500–9000 ft, iii–iv.1901, leg. W. Doherty.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bleszynski 1424♂, BMNH; Paratypes 2♂, genitalia slides Bleszynski 1358♂, 1383♂, BMNH, coll. Bleszynski.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bleszynski S. 1961a. Studies on the Crambidae (Lepidoptera). Part 30. On several species of the generic group Crambus F. from the Ethiopian Region with the description of new genera and species. - Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 31(15):165–218.
PAGINATION 178–179; pl. 3, fig. 10; pl. 12, fig. 47

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bleszynski S. 1961a. Studies on the Crambidae (Lepidoptera). Part 30. On several species of the generic group Crambus F. from the Ethiopian Region with the description of new genera and species. - Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 31(15):165–218. 179

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