Athrips ptychophora (Meyrick, 1914)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Athrips
SPECIES ptychophora
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1914)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpithectis ptychophora, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Eastern Cape], Cape Colony, Dunbrody, vi, leg. A. Vogt.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 4 Syntypes ♂, ♀, SAMC, BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Athrips by K. Sattler (1978: 58).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1914b. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10:243–257.
PAGINATION 244

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Eastern Cape Meyrick E. 1914b. Descriptions of South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10:243–257. 244
South Africa Western Cape Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 99
South Africa Mpumalanga Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 99

Host Plants

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