Cosmopterix yangambensis Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES yangambensis
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix yangambensis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYDemocratic Republic of Congo, Province Orientale, Tshopo, Yangambi Biosphere Reserve, 460 m, 20.v.2012, leg. J. & W. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°45'0" Longitude: 24°30'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 8096♂, RMCA; Paratype 1♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 8103♂, RMCA.
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 198–199, figs 86, 157, 238

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 198

Host Plants

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