Coleophora gilgilensis Baldizzone & van der Wolf, 2020

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FAMILY Coleophoridae
SUBFAMILY Coleophorinae
GENUS Coleophora
SPECIES gilgilensis
AUTHORBaldizzone & van der Wolf, 2020
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONColeophora gilgilensis Baldizzone & van der Wolf, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Gilgil, 2100 m, 26.xi.2005, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-32'0" Longitude: 36°22'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide H. van der Wolf 10339♂, BMNH; Paratypes 2♂, 3♀, genitalia slides H. van der Wolf 10340♂, 10345♀, 11025♀, 10346♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Baldizzone G. & van der Wolf H. W. 2020a. On the taxonomy of Afrotropical Coleophoridae (III). New or little known species from Central and Oriental Africa (Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae). - Zootaxa 4763(2):151–174.
PAGINATION 166–168, figs 12, 50–55

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Baldizzone G. & van der Wolf H. W. 2020a. On the taxonomy of Afrotropical Coleophoridae (III). New or little known species from Central and Oriental Africa (Lepidoptera, Coleophoridae). - Zootaxa 4763(2):151–174. 166

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