Tinea insectivora Meyrick, 1932

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FAMILY Tineidae
SUBFAMILY Tineinae
GENUS Tinea
SPECIES insectivora
AUTHORMeyrick, 1932
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTinea insectivora, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Zambia], N Rhodesia, Mazabuka, bred i from larvae feeding on dead unparasitised Nomadacris septemfasciata, leg. A. M. Alston.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide L. Gozmány 10283♀, BMNH.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFsubalbidella
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Tinea subalbidella Stainton, 1867. Synonymized with Monopis liberiella Zeller, 1879 by L. A. Gozmány (1965a: 258).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1932a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 4. - — 4(7-11):193-352.
PAGINATION 325-326