Scythris eloquens Meyrick, 1921

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES eloquens
AUTHORMeyrick, 1921
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris eloquens n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Mozambique], Portuguese East Africa, Magude, xi.1910, leg. C. J. Swierstra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide TMSA 16096♂, Type no. 2557, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 115

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 151
Mozambique   Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148. 115
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 151

Notes:  The record of Kenya needs confirmation (see Bengtsson 2014: 151).

Host Plants

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