Cosmopterix dianae Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES dianae
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix dianae sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kakamega Forest, 1645 m, mine Desmodium repandum 14.x.2001, e.l. 03.xi.2001, leg. J. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°20'0" Longitude: 34°51'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide Koster 7254♀, RMCA; Paratypes 1♂, 1♀, RMCA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318.
PAGINATION 146–147, figs 29, 177, 222

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 146

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Desmodium repandum Kenya Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 146