Coleophora afrotropicalis Baldizzone & van der Wolf, 2004

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FAMILY Coleophoridae
SUBFAMILY Coleophorinae
GENUS Coleophora
SPECIES afrotropicalis
AUTHORBaldizzone & van der Wolf, 2004
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONColeophora afrotropicalis sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Brandberg, Wasserfallfläche, 1940 m, 19.iii.2001, leg. W. Mey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -21°7'0" Longitude: 14°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G. Baldizzone 13195♂, NMNW; Paratypes 5♂, 3♀, genitalia slides G. Baldizzone 13184, 13176♀, 13175♀, 13197♂, ZMHB, coll. Baldizzone, van der Wolf.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Baldizzone G. & van der Wolf H. W. 2004. Coleophoridae (Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae). – In: Mey, Z. (Ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 1:151–184.
PAGINATION 152–153, figs 1–3, 5–7, 75

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Baldizzone G. & van der Wolf H. W. 2004. Coleophoridae (Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae). – In: Mey, Z. (Ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 1:151–184. 152
South Africa Eastern Cape Baldizzone G. 2019. Coleophoridae (Gelechioidea). – 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 8:217–249. 218

Host Plants

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