Cosmopterix miranda Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES miranda
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix miranda sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Tsavo National Park, Taita Discovery Centre, 530 m, 13.iv.2002, leg. J. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -3°40'0" Longitude: 38°45'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 7443♂, RMCA; Paratypes 25♂, 8♀, genitalia slides J. C. Koster 7995♂, 5731, 7462, 7496♀, 7724 7725♀, 7701♂, 7702♂, 7726♂, 7727♂, 7703♂, 7982♂, 7987♂, 7974♂, RMCA, RMNH, BMNH, ZMHB, NHMO.
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 163–164, figs 49, 125, 185, 228

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 163
Kenya   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 163
Namibia   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 163
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. 163

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