Tricerophora commaculata (Meyrick, 1921)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Tricerophora
SPECIES commaculata
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTelphusa commaculata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Mozambique], Portuguese East Africa, Magude, xi.1910, leg. C. J. Swierstra.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♀, designated by Janse (1958: 66), type no 2517♀, genitalia slide 5282♂, TMSA; Paralectotypes 2♂, genitalia slides 5282♂, 8617♂, TMSA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 69

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Mozambique   Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148. 69
South Africa Gauteng Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32. 66
Zimbabwe   Bidzilya O. V. & Mey W. 2018. Review of the genus Tricerophora Janse, 1958 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae) with description of six new species. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 65(1):81–98. 84

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