Tecmerium irroratella (Walsingham, 1891)

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FAMILY Blastobasidae
SUBFAMILY Blastobasinae
GENUS Tecmerium
SPECIES irroratella
AUTHOR(Walsingham, 1891)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBlastobasis irroratella, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYThe Gambia, Bathurst, xi.1885, leg. G. T. Carter.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide BMNH 30237♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Tecmerium by Sinev (2004: 117).
PUBLICATION Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1891a. African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1891(1):63–132, pls. 3–7.
PAGINATION 122–123, pl. 6, fig. 63

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Gambia   Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1891a. African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1891(1):63–132, pls. 3–7. 123
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.  

Host Plants

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