Alucita tesserata (Meyrick, 1918)

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FAMILY Alucitidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Alucita
SPECIES tesserata
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1918)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONOrneodes tesserata n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Gauteng], Transvaal, Pretoria, xi, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'44" Longitude: 28°11'18"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59.
PAGINATION 34–35

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Malawi   Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2016a. The Alucitidae (Lepidoptera) of Malawi with descriptions of five new species. - Zootaxa 4126(4):533–547. 539
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7–59. 35
Zimbabwe   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls. 1–63. 41

Host Plants

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