Parapsectris ferax (Meyrick, 1913)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Parapsectris
SPECIES ferax
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1913)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGelechia ferax, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Barberton, 02.xii.1910, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'9" Longitude: 31°22'12"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, TMSA, designated by O. Bidzilya (2010: 375), TMSA; Paralectotypes 1♂, 1♀, genitalia slide O. Bidzilya 94/06♂, TMSA, BMNH [Originally described from 6 specimens].
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Parapsectris by A. J. T. Janse (1958: 21).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
PAGINATION 289

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Mpumalanga Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336. 289

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