Compsoctena spilophanes (Meyrick, 1921)

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FAMILY Eriocottidae
SUBFAMILY Compsocteninae
GENUS Compsoctena
SPECIES spilophanes
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1921)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMelasina spilophanes n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Zimbabwe], Rhodesia, Umtali [Mutare], i.1918, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -18°57'60" Longitude: 32°37'60"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, type no. 280, designated as holotype by Janse (1968: 74), genitalia slide 9092♂, TMSA; Paralectotype 1♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1921b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 8(2):49–148.
PAGINATION 137

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
Zimbabwe   Meyrick E. 1921a. Exotic Microlepidoptera 2. - — 2(13–15):385–480. 137

Host Plants

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