Lecithocera afrotella Park, 2018

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FAMILY Lecithoceridae
SUBFAMILY Lecithocerinae
GENUS Lecithocera
SPECIES afrotella
AUTHORPark, 2018
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLecithocera afrotella Park, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYCameroon, Efulen [Efoulan], 05.ii.1916, leg. H. L. Weber.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, accession no 5781, genitalia slide CIS-6864♂, CMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Park K.-T. 2018b. Three new genera and ten new species of the subfamily Lecithocerinae (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) from Cameroon, Africa, based on material collected in 1913-18. - Zootaxa 4415(3):561-579.
PAGINATION 564-565, figs 9, 15, 15a-b

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Park K.-T. 2018b. Three new genera and ten new species of the subfamily Lecithocerinae (Lepidoptera, Lecithoceridae) from Cameroon, Africa, based on material collected in 1913-18. - Zootaxa 4415(3):561-579. 565

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