Bigotilia melitroctis (Meyrick, 1924)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Bigotilia
SPECIES melitroctis
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1924)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatyptilia melitroctis, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Uganda], Birunga, Karissimbi.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, depository unknown.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1924c. Zoological results of the Swedish expedition to Central Africa 1921. Insecta. 4. Microlepidoptera. - Arkiv för Zoologi 16(14):1–4.
PAGINATION 2

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Burundi   Bigot L. 1969. Les Lépidoptères Pterophoridae du musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, à Tervuren. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 79(1–2):165–206. 185
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Orientale Gielis C. 2011. Notes on some African Pterophoridae, with description of new species (Lepidoptera). - Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonese 49:33–63. 45
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. 692
Uganda   Meyrick E. 1924c. Zoological results of the Swedish expedition to Central Africa 1921. Insecta. 4. Microlepidoptera. - Arkiv för Zoologi 16(14):1–4. 2

Host Plants

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