Cosmopterix cupid Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES cupid
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix cupid sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [KwaZulu-Natal], Umhlanga Rocks, 28.xii.1953, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 7640♂, TMSA; Paratypes 16♂, 9♀, genitalia slides J. C. Koster 7639♀, 7667♂, TMSA.
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 142–143, figs 25, 106, 174, 221

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 142

Host Plants

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