Polyhymno paraintortoides Bidzilya & Mey, 2011

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Thiotrichinae
GENUS Polyhymno
SPECIES paraintortoides
AUTHORBidzilya & Mey, 2011
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPolyhymno paraintortoides Bidzilya & Mey spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Brandberg, Mason Shelter, 1740 m, 09.iii.2002, leg. W. Mey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -21°7'0" Longitude: 14°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Bidzilya 112/05♂, NMNW; Paratypes 7♂, 10♀, genitalia slides Bidzilya 82/05, 111.05, 19/10, 20/10, KLMK, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
PAGINATION 201–202; pls. 1 & 6, figs. 2, 30; pl. 32, fig. 3

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 201
South Africa   Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316. 201
South Africa Limpopo Mey W. & Shovkoon D. F. 2014. Synopsis of the Ethmiinae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea: Depressariidae) of the Afrotropical Region and descriptions of new species. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 157:105–122. 241

Host Plants

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