Blastobasis industria Meyrick, 1913

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FAMILY Blastobasidae
SUBFAMILY Blastobasinae
GENUS Blastobasis
SPECIES industria
AUTHORMeyrick, 1913
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBlastobasis industria, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Barberton, 28.i.1911, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'9" Longitude: 31°22'12"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, genitalia slide Adamski 4737, designated by Adamski et al. (2010: 40), TMSA; Paralectotype 1♀, genitalia slide Adamski 4738, TMSA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTBlastobasis industria was described from four specimens, two of which are missing (see Adamski et al. 2010: 40).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
PAGINATION 314–315

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ethiopia   Meyrick E. 1932b. Entomological Expedition to Abyssinia, 1926–7. Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 80(1):107–120. 114
South Africa Mpumalanga Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336. 315

Host Plants

Unknown

*   The record of Coffea arabica (LePelley 1930, Rungs 1979, Zhang 1994) needs confirmation (see Adamski et al. 1910: 40).