Polyhymno hostilis Meyrick, 1918

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Thiotrichinae
GENUS Polyhymno
SPECIES hostilis
AUTHORMeyrick, 1918
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPolyhymno hostilis n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Transvaal, Pretoria, xii, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'44" Longitude: 28°11'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
PAGINATION 19

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. 127
Namibia   Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 142
South Africa Mpumalanga Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 142
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59. 19
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 142
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1950. The Moths of South Africa. V. Gelechiadae. - — 5(2):61–172, pls. 33–88. 142

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. 127