Gisilia conformata (Meyrick, 1921)

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Chrysopeleiinae
GENUS Gisilia
SPECIES conformata
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAscalenia conformata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Durban], Natal, van der Merwe, 11.xi.1918, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -29°51'31" Longitude: 31°1'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no. 909, genitalia slide 4472♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Gisilia by Sinev (2004: 117).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 97

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Sinev S. Yu. 2007. Chryopeleiidae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea) new and little-known species of the genus Gisilia Kasy from Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 4:65–74. 69
Namibia   Sinev S. Yu. 2004. Agonoxenidae, Batrachedridae, Blastobasidae, Chrysopeleiidae, Cosmopterigidae, and Stathmopodidae (Lepidotera: Gelechioidea). – In: Mey, Z. (Ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. - Esperiana Memoir 1:107–130. 111
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Meyrick E. 1921a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(13–15):385–480. 97

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