Aphanostola melliferae Bidzilya, Agassiz & Mey, 2016

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Anomologinae
GENUS Aphanostola
SPECIES melliferae
AUTHORBidzilya, Agassiz & Mey, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAphanostola melliferae Bidzilya, Agassiz & Mey, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Lake Bogoria, 1000 m, e.l. Acacia mellifera, em. 30.viii.2007, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°15'0" Longitude: 36°5'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, genitalia slide O.Bidzilya 142/15♀, BMNH; Paratypes 7♂, 5♀, genitalia slides O. Bidzilya 1549♂, 1550♀, 143/15♂, 457/07♂, 67/15♂, BMNH, ZMHB.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Bidzilya O. V., Mey W. & Agassiz D. J. L. 2016. Review of the genus Aphanostola Meyrick, 1931 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae, Anomologinae) with description of 19 new species from the Afrotropical region. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 63(1):45–74.
PAGINATION 66, figs 32, 33, 60, 61, 80

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Bidzilya O. V., Mey W. & Agassiz D. J. L. 2016. Review of the genus Aphanostola Meyrick, 1931 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae, Anomologinae) with description of 19 new species from the Afrotropical region. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 63(1):45–74. 66
Namibia   Bidzilya O. V., Mey W. & Agassiz D. J. L. 2016. Review of the genus Aphanostola Meyrick, 1931 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae, Anomologinae) with description of 19 new species from the Afrotropical region. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 63(1):45–74. 66

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia mellifera Kenya Bidzilya O. V., Mey W. & Agassiz D. J. L. 2016. Review of the genus Aphanostola Meyrick, 1931 (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae, Anomologinae) with description of 19 new species from the Afrotropical region. - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 63(1):45–74. 66