Pilocrocis melastictalis Hampson, 1912

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Pilocrocis
SPECIES melastictalis
AUTHORHampson, 1912
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPilocrocis melastictalis, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal], Natal, Durban, leg. G. F. Leigh.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hampson G. F. 1912b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 9(49):149-174; (50): 242-269; (51): 321-336; (52): 433-444; (54): 625-633.
PAGINATION 264-265

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Sjöstedt Y. 1926. Zoological results of the Swedish Expedition to Central Africa 1921. Insecta. 23. Abschluss und Zusammenfassung. - Arkiv för Zoologi 18A(24):1-13. 10 (as melasticalis)
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Hampson G. F. 1912b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 9(49):149-174; (50): 242-269; (51): 321-336; (52): 433-444; (54): 625-633. 265
Zimbabwe   Hampson G. F. 1912b. Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 9(49):149-174; (50): 242-269; (51): 321-336; (52): 433-444; (54): 625-633. 265

Host Plants

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