Tricerophora objecta (Meyrick, 1921)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Tricerophora
SPECIES objecta
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTelphusa objecta n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Zimbabwe], Rhodesia, Salisbury [Harare], 30.xii.1917, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -17°51'40" Longitude: 31°1'45"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, type no 662, genitalia slide 5546♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Tricerophora by O. Bidzilya & W. Mey (2018: 90).
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 70

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga 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. 90
Zimbabwe   Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148. 70

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