Tinea sporoptera Gozmány, 1968

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FAMILY Tineidae
SUBFAMILY Tineinae
GENUS Tinea
SPECIES sporoptera
AUTHORGozmány, 1968
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTinea sporoptera sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Malawi], Nyasaland, Ruo Valley, 04.iii.1913, S. A. Neave.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Gozmány 3325, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThis specimen has been identified by Meyrick as Tinea megaspila.
PUBLICATION Gozmány L. A. 1968b. Some Tineid moths of the Ethiopian Region in the collections of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). II. - Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 14:301–334.
PAGINATION 304–305, fig. 6

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Gozmány L. A. 1968b. Some Tineid moths of the Ethiopian Region in the collections of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). II. - Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 14:301–334. 305

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