Neotelphusa flaviterminella Agassiz & Bidzilya, 2016

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Gelechiinae
GENUS Neotelphusa
SPECIES flaviterminella
AUTHORAgassiz & Bidzilya, 2016
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNeotelphusa flaviterminella spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Rift Valley, Soysambu East, 1800 m, larva on Acacia xanthophloea iv.2005, em. v.2005, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°-24'0" Longitude: 36°14'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide O. Bidzilya 1381♂, BMNH; Paratypes 15♂, 19♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145.
PAGINATION 141–143, figs 50–52

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145. 141

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia xanthophloea Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145. 141
Fabaceae Acacia lahai Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Bidzilya O. V. 2016. Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) bred from acacia in Kenya with description of eight new species. - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:116–145. 142