Compsoctena brandbergensis Mey, 2007

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FAMILY Eriocottidae
SUBFAMILY Compsocteninae
GENUS Compsoctena
SPECIES brandbergensis
AUTHORMey, 2007
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCompsoctena brandbergensis spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYNamibia, Brandberg, Mason Shelter, 1740 m, 06.iii.2002, leg. W. Mey.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -21°7'0" Longitude: 14°34'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, NMNW; Paratypes 5♂, NMNW, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mey W. 2007b. Microlepidoptera: Smaller families. – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:9–30.
PAGINATION 13, figs. 3–5; pl. 1, fig. 1

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Mey W. 2007b. Microlepidoptera: Smaller families. – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:9–30. 13

Host Plants

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