Palpita tsisabiensis Maes, 2004

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Palpita
SPECIES tsisabiensis
AUTHORMaes, 2004
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPalpita tsisabiensis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Brandberg, am Königstein, 2400 m, 21.iii.2002, leg. W. Mey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -21°7'0" Longitude: 14°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NMNW.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Maes K. V. N. 2004a. Crambidae: Noordinae, Odontiinae, Pyraustinae, Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea). – In: Mey, Z. (Ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 1:221–234.
PAGINATION 227; pl. 9, fig. 3; pl. 4, figs. A–B

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Maes K. V. N. 2004a. Crambidae: Noordinae, Odontiinae, Pyraustinae, Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea). – In: Mey, Z. (Ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 1:221–234. 227

Host Plants

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