Scythris falciformis Bengtsson, 2014

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FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
GENUS Scythris
SPECIES falciformis
AUTHORBengtsson, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONScythris falciformis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Logumgum, 1000 m, e.l. Acacia tortilis 05.xii.2005, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-27'0" Longitude: 36°5'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NMK; Paratypes 2♂, 8♀, genitalia slides Bengtsson 1206X♂, 1207X♀, 1177X♂, NMK; BMNH, coll. Bengtsson.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361.
PAGINATION 169; pl. 16, fig. 197i; pl. 60, fig. 197m–a, b; pl. 98, fig. 197f

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 169

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 169
Fabaceae Acacia mellifera Kenya Bengtsson B. A. 2014. The Afrotropical Scythrididae. - Esperiana Memoir 7:1–361. 169