Cosmopterix viridilineata Koster, 2016

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Cosmopterix
SPECIES viridilineata
AUTHORKoster, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmopterix viridilineata sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Nairobi Region, Olulua Forest, 1835 m, 09.iv.2002, leg. J. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -1°21'0" Longitude: 36°42'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide J. C. Koster 5711♂, RMCA; Paratypes 2♂, 2♀, genitalia slides J. C. Koster 7465♀, 7711♂, 7256♂, 7720♀, RMCA, BMNH.
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 197–198, figs 85, 156, 206, 237

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 197
Kenya   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 197
Tanzania   Koster J. C. 2016. The genus Cosmopterix Hübner of continental Sub-Saharan Africa (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Cosmopterigidae). - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 158 (2015):87–318. 197

Host Plants

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