Hellula caecigena (Meyrick, 1933)

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Glaphyriinae
GENUS Hellula
SPECIES caecigena
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1933)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOeobia caecigena, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Katanga, Katentania, 13.v.1924, leg. Ch. Seydel.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Maes (1996b: 1408), RMCA; Paralectotypes 5♂, RMCA, BMNH. Meyrick stated 8 syntypes, but only 5 could be found (see Maes 1996b: 1408).
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1933a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(12–14):353–448.
PAGINATION 410

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Meyrick E. 1933a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(12–14):353–448. 410
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Bas Congo Ghesquière J. 1942a. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (deuxième partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés (3)7:121–240. 187
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the West Kasai Ghesquière J. 1942a. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (deuxième partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés (3)7:121–240. 187

Host Plants

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