Agdistis criocephala Meyrick, 1909

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Agdistinae
GENUS Agdistis
SPECIES criocephala
AUTHORMeyrick, 1909
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAgdistis criocephala, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Cape Province], Cape Colony, Troe Troe, x.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, SAMC; Paratypes 1♂, 1♀, SAMC, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5:349–379.
PAGINATION 349

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Gielis C. 2011. Notes on some African Pterophoridae, with description of new species (Lepidoptera). - Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonese 49:33–63. 38
Namibia   Kovtunovich V. N. & Ustjuzhanin P. Y. 2009a. New species and records of plume moths of the genus Agdistis Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) from southern Africa. - Amurian Zoological Journal 1(1):37–44, pls. 3–4. 38
South Africa Western Cape Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5:349–379. 349
South Africa Northern Cape Arenberger E. 2009a. Zur Verbreitung der Pterophoridae im südlichen Afrika. 5. Beitrag (Lepidoptera). - Zeitschrift der Arbeitsgemeinschaft österreichischer Entomologen 61:19–28. 22

Host Plants

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