Coleophora silvestris Baldizzone & van der Wolf, 2020

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FAMILY Coleophoridae
SUBFAMILY Coleophorinae
GENUS Coleophora
SPECIES silvestris
AUTHORBaldizzone & van der Wolf, 2020
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONColeophora silvestris Baldizzone & van der Wolf, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kakamega Forest, Primary Forest, 1600 m, 18.iv.2001, leg. J. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°20'0" Longitude: 34°52'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide H. van der Wolf 8961♂, RMCA; Paratypes 3♂, genitalia slides H. van der Wolf, 8545♀, 8962♂, BMNH 28414♂, RMCA, 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 171–173, figs 14, 60–64

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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. 171

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