Scythris beccella Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES beccella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris beccella sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province of Shabwah, 5 km SE of Mayfa'ah, 440 m, 30.iv.1998, leg. M. Fibiger et al.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 838X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 3♂, genitalia slides Bengtsson 4460♂, 900X♂, ZMUC, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127.
PAGINATION 67–68, figs. 41–42, 153

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 155
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127. 67

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 155