Benguelasa major Bidzilya & Mey, 2011

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Benguelasa
SPECIES major
AUTHORBidzilya & Mey, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBenguelasa major Bidzilya & Mey spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Gamsberg Mt, campsite Weener Farm, 26–28.i.2007, leg. W. Mey & K. Ebert.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bidzilya 25/10, NMNW; Paratypes 1♂, 3♀, genitalia slide Bidzilya 98/05, Mey 113/05, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
PAGINATION 207–208; pls. 3 & 7, figs. 12, 13, 34; pl. 32, fig. 11

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 207
South Africa   Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 207

Host Plants

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