Xylopteryx inquilina Agassiz, 2009

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FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
GENUS Xylopteryx
SPECIES inquilina
AUTHORAgassiz, 2009
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONXylopteryx inquilina Agassiz new sp.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Lake Bogoria, 1000 m, larva on Acacia reficiens, em. 21.xi.2004, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°40'0" Longitude: 36°5'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NMK; Paratypes 3♂ and 1♀, genitalia slides Agassiz 943, 986, NMK, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 2 – Description of new species). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):9–17.
PAGINATION 9

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 2 – Description of new species). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):9–17. 9

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia seyal Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 7
Fabaceae Acacia reficiens Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Harper D. M. 2009. The Macrolepidoptera fauna of Acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley (Part 1). - Tropical Lepidoptera Research 19(1):4–8. 7