Platyptilia barbarae Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2010

Permalink

FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Platyptilia
SPECIES barbarae
AUTHORUstjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2010
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatyptilia barbarae Ustjuzhanin et Kovtunovich, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Eastern Cape, Amatole Mountains, Dohne Peak, 1047 m, 23.ix.2000, leg. M. Krüger & B. Dombrowsky.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -32°31'0" Longitude: 27°24'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type nr. 15990, TMSA; Paratypes 3♂, 2♀, TMSA.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2010. On the fauna of the plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of KwaZulu Natal province (South-African Republic). - Euroasian Entomological Journal 9(4):689–719.
PAGINATION 693, figs. 10, 47, 51

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Lesotho   Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2010. On the fauna of the plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of KwaZulu Natal province (South-African Republic). - Euroasian Entomological Journal 9(4):689–719. 693
South Africa   Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2010. On the fauna of the plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of KwaZulu Natal province (South-African Republic). - Euroasian Entomological Journal 9(4):689–719. 693

Host Plants

Unknown