Haploscythris canispersa (Meyrick, 1913)

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Haploscythris
SPECIES canispersa
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1913)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris canispersa, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Northern Cape], Springbok, 20–24.ix.1970, leg. Potgieter & Snyman, [original holotype from Gauteng, Pretoria, iv, leg. A. J. T. Janse, but lost, see Bengtsson (2014: 62)].
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°39'60" Longitude: 17°52'60"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Neotype ♂, designated by Bengtsson (2014: 62), genitalia slide Bengtsson 1281X♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Haploscythris by Bengtsson (2014: 61).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
PAGINATION 312

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336. 312

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