Haploscythris chloraema (Meyrick, 1887)

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Haploscythris
SPECIES chloraema
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1887)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONButalis chloraema, n. s.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [Eastern Cape], Grahamstown.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Haploscythris by Bengtsson (2014: 62).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1887b. Descriptions of some exotic Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1887(3):269–280.
PAGINATION 279

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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
obstans (Meyrick, 1928) Synonym of species
paulianella Viette, 1956 Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Botswana   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 63
Madagascar   Viette P. 1956h. Tineoidea (s.l.) nouveaux ou peu connus de Madagascar (Lepidoptera). - Bollettino del Laboratorio di Zoologia generale e agraria della R. Scuola Superiore d'Agricoltura de Portici 33:460–472. 463 (as paulianella)
Namibia   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 63
South Africa Eastern Cape Meyrick E. 1887b. Descriptions of some exotic Micro-Lepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1887(3):269–280. 279
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Meyrick E. 1928. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(13–15):385–480. 413 (as obstans)
South Africa Northern Cape   New record (TMSA)

Host Plants

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