Nemophora acaciae Agassiz & Kozlov, 2015

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FAMILY Adelidae
SUBFAMILY Adelinae
GENUS Nemophora
SPECIES acaciae
AUTHORAgassiz & Kozlov, 2015
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNemophora acaciae Agassiz & Kozlov sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Njoro, larva on Acacia lahai 11.v.2014, em. 01.vii.2014, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-19'59" Longitude: 36°58'13"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NMK; Paratypes 34♂, 22♀, NMK, BMNH, ZIN, ZMUH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. & Kozlov M. V. 2015. Description of Nemophora acaciae sp. nov. (Lepidoptera: Adelidae) from Kenya. - Zootaxa 4055(2):287–292.
PAGINATION 288–291, figs. 1–9

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Kozlov M. V. 2015. Description of Nemophora acaciae sp. nov. (Lepidoptera: Adelidae) from Kenya. - Zootaxa 4055(2):287–292. 288

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia lahai Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Kozlov M. V. 2015. Description of Nemophora acaciae sp. nov. (Lepidoptera: Adelidae) from Kenya. - Zootaxa 4055(2):287–292. 288
Fabaceae Acacia seyal Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Kozlov M. V. 2015. Description of Nemophora acaciae sp. nov. (Lepidoptera: Adelidae) from Kenya. - Zootaxa 4055(2):287–292. 288