Sitotroga psacasta (Meyrick, 1908)

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Apatetrinae
GENUS Sitotroga
SPECIES psacasta
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1908)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPaltodora psacasta, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Transvaal, Pretoria district, van der Merwe, near Pretoria, xi–ii, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°43'60" Longitude: 28°1'31"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 5 Syntypes ♂, ♀, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1908b. Descriptions of African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47:716–756.
PAGINATION 723–724

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Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
celyphodes Meyrick, 1909 Synonym of species
nea Walsingham, 1920 Synonym of species

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32. 125
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1908b. Descriptions of African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 47:716–756. 723
South Africa Limpopo   ZMHB
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1958a. The Moths of South Africa. VI. Gelechiadae - — 6(1):1–144, pls. 1–32. 125

Host Plants

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