Prionapteryx splendida Bassi & Mey, 2011

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Crambinae
GENUS Prionapteryx
SPECIES splendida
AUTHORBassi & Mey, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPrionapteryx splendida Bassi & Mey spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa], RSA, Eastern Cape, Gamtoos, 29.x.1949, leg. C. G. S. Dickson.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bassi 3475♂, TMSA; Paratypes 19♂, genitalia slide Bassi 5211♂, TMSA, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe erroneous type information was corrected in Bassi (2013: 156).
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
PAGINATION 236–237, figs. 287–289; pl. 36, fig. 6

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Eastern Cape Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 236
South Africa Western Cape Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 236

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