Cosmopterix mab Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES mab
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix mab sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Shelly Beach, 20–26.v.1985, leg. L. Vári.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 7677♂, TMSA; Paratypes 9♂, 14♀, genitalia slides J. C. Koster 8012, 8014, 8107, 8108, 8109, TMSA, coll. Baldizzone.
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 158–159, figs 43, 120, 183, 226

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. 158
South Africa Eastern Cape Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 158

Host Plants

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