Parapsectris ochrocosma (Meyrick, 1911)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Parapsectris
SPECIES ochrocosma
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1911)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEpithectis ochrocosma, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Limpopo], Moorddrift, x, leg. C. J. Swierstra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀ [not ♂ as stated in the original description], BMNH.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Parapsectris by Bidzilya (2010: 373).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1911b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera II. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(4):218–240.
PAGINATION 230

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145. 141
Namibia   Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 97
South Africa Gauteng Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 97
South Africa Limpopo Meyrick E. 1911b. Descriptions of Transvaal Micro-Lepidoptera II. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 2(4):218–240. 230
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 97
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 97

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia tortilis Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145. 141