Coleophora aegyptiacae Walsingham, 1907

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FAMILY Coleophoridae
SUBFAMILY Coleophorinae
GENUS Coleophora
SPECIES aegyptiacae
AUTHORWalsingham, 1907
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONColeophora aegyptiacae, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYAlgeria, Hammam-es-Salahin, e.l. Salvia aegyptiaca 21.iv.1901, leg. Walsingham.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no 97702, BMNH; Paratypes 12♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1907b. Algerian Microlepidoptera. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 43:6–10, 55–58, 66–68, 125–129, 147–154, 187–195.
PAGINATION 148 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Saudi Arabia   Baldizzone G. 1990. Lepidoptera: Fam. Coleophoridae of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 11:82–90. 83
Yemen   Baldizzone G. 2007. Contribuzioni alla conoscenza dei Coleophoridae CXVI. Coleophoridae di Oman e Yemen (Lepidoptera: Coleophoridae). - Shilap, Revista de lepidopterología 34(140):423–440. 424

Notes:  Palaearctic: Algeria, Canary Islands, Iran, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia.

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Lamiaceae Salvia aegyptiaca Algeria Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1907b. Algerian Microlepidoptera. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 43:6–10, 55–58, 66–68, 125–129, 147–154, 187–195. 148