Scythris aquaria Meyrick, 1913

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES aquaria
AUTHORMeyrick, 1913
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris aquaria, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Pretoria, 18.iii.1910, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'44" Longitude: 28°11'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, designated by Bengtsson (2014: 125), Type no. 408, TMSA; Paralectotype 1♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
PAGINATION 313–314

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Mozambique   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 125
Namibia   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 125
South Africa Mpumalanga Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336. 314
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336. 314

Host Plants

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