Polyhymno albifulvella Agassiz & Bidzilya, 2016

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Thiotrichinae
GENUS Polyhymno
SPECIES albifulvella
AUTHORAgassiz & Bidzilya, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPolyhymno albifulvella spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Marigat, 1000 m, larva on Acacia tortilis, em. 30.viii.2007, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°28'0" Longitude: 35°58'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide O. Bidzilya 1382♂, BMNH; Paratypex 3♂, 1♀, genitalia slides O. Bidzilya 1394♀, 1513♂, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 129–130, figs 25, 26, 29, 32

Species pictures

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. 129

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. 129