Blastobasis mpala Adamski, 2010

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FAMILY Blastobasidae
SUBFAMILY Blastobasinae
GENUS Blastobasis
SPECIES mpala
AUTHORAdamski, 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBlastobasis mpala Adamski, new species
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Laikipia Plateau, Mpala Research Centre, 1650 m, 23–25.v.1998, leg. S. E. Miller & T. M. Kuklenski.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°29'3" Longitude: 36°8'9"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Adamski 4137, NMK; Paratype 1♀, genitalia slide Adamski 4138, USNM.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Adamski D., Copeland R. S., Miller S. E., Hebert P. D. N., Darrow K. & Luke Q. 2010. A review of African Blastobasidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Coleophoridae), with new taxa reared from native fruits in Kenya. - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 630:i–vi, 1–68.
PAGINATION 34–35, figs. 17, 37, 55, map 13

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Adamski D., Copeland R. S., Miller S. E., Hebert P. D. N., Darrow K. & Luke Q. 2010. A review of African Blastobasidae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Coleophoridae), with new taxa reared from native fruits in Kenya. - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 630:i–vi, 1–68. 34

Host Plants

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