Nomophila africana Munroe, 1973

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Nomophila
SPECIES africana
AUTHORMunroe, 1973
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNomophila africana n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Natal [KwaZulu-Natal], Weenen, x.1927, leg. S. P. Thomasset.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH; 37 Paratypes (♂ and ♀), BMNH, RMCA, CNC, California Academy of Sciences.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Munroe E. G. 1973. A supposedly cosmopolitan insect: the celery webworm and allies, genus Nomophila Hübner (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Pyraustinae). - Canadian Entomologist 105(2):177–216.
PAGINATION 202–203, figs. 12, 22, 46, 47

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Munroe E. G. 1973. A supposedly cosmopolitan insect: the celery webworm and allies, genus Nomophila Hübner (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Pyraustinae). - Canadian Entomologist 105(2):177–216. 203

Host Plants

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