Syllepte trifidalis Hampson, 1908

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Syllepte
SPECIES trifidalis
AUTHORHampson, 1908
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONSylepta [sic] trifidalis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Kenya], British E. Africa, Mukuniu, 17.x.1901, leg. C. S. Betton.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, no. 1054985, BMNH; Paratype 1♀, no. 1054986, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1908a. On the moths collected during the cruise of the "Valhalla" during the winter 1905–06 by Mr. E. G. B. Meade-Waldo. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 1(6):474–491.
PAGINATION 491 Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Hampson G. F. 1908a. On the moths collected during the cruise of the "Valhalla" during the winter 1905–06 by Mr. E. G. B. Meade-Waldo. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 1(6):474–491. 491
South Africa   Vári L., Kroon D. M. & Krüger M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in Southern Africa. - — :i–xxi, 1–385.  
Yemen   Hampson G. F. 1908a. On the moths collected during the cruise of the "Valhalla" during the winter 1905–06 by Mr. E. G. B. Meade-Waldo. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 1(6):474–491. 491

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