Compsoctena quassa (Meyrick, 1921)

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FAMILY Eriocottidae
SUBFAMILY Compsocteninae
GENUS Compsoctena
SPECIES quassa
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMelasina quassa n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Zimbabwe], Rhodesia, Salisbury [Harare], x, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -17°51'40" Longitude: 31°1'45"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no. 245, genitalia slide 3305♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 136

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Dalla Torre K. W. von & Strand E. 1929. Psychidae. – In: Strand, E. (ed.), Lepidopterorum Catalogus. - — 34:1–211. 16
Zambia   Dierl W. 1970a. Compsoctenidae: Ein neues Taxon von Familienstatus (Lepid.). - Veröffentlichungen der zoologischen Staatssammlung München 14:1–41, pls. 1–2. 22
Zimbabwe   Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148. 136

Host Plants

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