Scythris apicispinella Bengtsson, 2014

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES apicispinella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONscythris apicispinella spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Lake Bogoria, 1000 m, e.l. Acacia tortilis, 07.xii.2005, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°21'0" Longitude: 36°4'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 1204X♂, BMNH; Paratype 1♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 1115X♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361.
PAGINATION 180–181; pl. 17, fig. 215i; pl. 62, fig. 215m–a, b

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 180

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 180