Cosmopterix oberon Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES oberon
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix oberon sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley Province, Gilgil, 2010 m, 22–24.xi, 2008, leg. L. Aarvik, D. J. L. Agassiz & A. J. Kingston.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 7723♂, NHMO; Paratypes 4♂, 2♀, genitalia slides J. C. Koster 7721♂, 8204♂, 7490♀, NHMO, BMNH, RMNH.
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 168–169, figs 54, 128, 189, 229

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. 168
South Africa Mpumalanga Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 168

Host Plants

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