Muhabbetana laquei van Niekerken, 2019

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FAMILY Nepticulidae
SUBFAMILY Nepticulinae
GENUS Muhabbetana
SPECIES laquei
AUTHORvan Niekerken, 2019
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMuhabbetana laquei spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Eastern Cape, Camdeboo, Farm Westbrookkloof, 1250 m, 21.ii.2003, leg. D. M. Kroon.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide E. van Nieukerken 4985♂, TMSA; Paratypes 2♂, genitalia slides E. van Nieukerken 4926♂, 4954♂, MfN, RMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION van Nieukerken E. J. 2019. Nepticulidae (Nepticuloidea). - In: Mey W. & Krüger M. (Eds), The Lepidoptera fauna of a crater valley in the Great Escarpment of South Africa: The Asante Sana Project. - Esperiana Memoir 8:48-84.
PAGINATION 60, figs 52-56; pl. 3, fig. 9; pl. 4, figs 7, 10

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Eastern Cape van Nieukerken E. J. 2019. Nepticulidae (Nepticuloidea). - In: Mey W. & Krüger M. (Eds), The Lepidoptera fauna of a crater valley in the Great Escarpment of South Africa: The Asante Sana Project. - Esperiana Memoir 8:48-84. 60

Host Plants

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