Urodeta falciferella (Sruoga & De Prins, 2009)

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FAMILY Elachistidae
SUBFAMILY Elachistinae
GENUS Urodeta
SPECIES falciferella
AUTHOR(Sruoga & De Prins, 2009)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPerittia falciferella, new species
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kakamega Forest, 1590 m, mine 28.iii.2003, ex p. 21.iv.2003, leg. J. & W. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°21'0" Longitude: 34°51'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00477, RMCA; Paratypes 2♀, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00478, RMCA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Urodeta Stainton, 1869 by Kaila & Sugisima (2011).
PUBLICATION Sruoga V. & De Prins J. 2009. The Elachistinae (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae) of Kenya with descriptions of eight new species. - Zootaxa 2172:1–31.
PAGINATION 14, figs. 4, 15, 33, 41–43

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Sruoga V. & De Prins J. 2009. The Elachistinae (Lepidoptera: Elachistidae) of Kenya with descriptions of eight new species. - Zootaxa 2172:1–31. 14

Host Plants

Unknown
*   An unidentified, low growing monocotyledon (Sruoga & De Prins 2009: 14).