Scythris curvipilella Bengtsson, 2002

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES curvipilella
AUTHORBengtsson, 2002
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris curvipilella sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYYemen, Province of Ta'izz, Wadi Warazan, 5 km NW of Ar Rahidah, 1080 m, 27.iv.1998, leg. M. Fibiger et al.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bengtsson 921X♂, ZMUC; Paratypes 16♂, 9♀, genitalia slides Bengtsson 875X, 818X, 4505, 890X, 4496, 4505, ZMUC, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127.
PAGINATION 75, figs. 49–50, 91, 147

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 251
Yemen   Bengtsson B. A. 2002b. Scythridids of the Arabia Peninsula, II: Yemen (Lepidoptera: Scythrididae). - Esperiana 9:61–127. 75

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 137