Marasmarcha empedota (Meyrick, 1908)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Marasmarcha
SPECIES empedota
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1908)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlatyptilia empedota, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Limpopo], Transvaal, N. E. Pretoria District, i, leg. A. J. T. Janse.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 5 Syntypes ♂, ♀, TMSA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1908a. Notes and descriptions of Pterophoridae and Orneodidae. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1907(4):471–511.
PAGINATION 487–488 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Limpopo Meyrick E. 1908a. Notes and descriptions of Pterophoridae and Orneodidae. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1907(4):471–511. 487
South Africa Gauteng 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. 188
Zimbabwe   Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Kovtunovich V. N. 2013. On the fauna of plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of Zimbabwe. - Amurian Zoological Journal 5(2):153–160, pl. 2. 157

Host Plants

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