Trichoptilus cryphias Meyrick, 1912

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Trichoptilus
SPECIES cryphias
AUTHORMeyrick, 1912
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONTrichoptilus cryphias, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Mpumalanga], Transvaal, Barberton, v, leg. H. Edwards.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°47'9" Longitude: 31°22'12"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes 1♂, 1♀, in bad condition (see Meyrick, 1912c: 53), SAMC.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1912d. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10(3):53–74.
PAGINATION 53

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga 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. 172
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Equateur 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. 172
Malawi   Kovtunovich V. N., Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Murphy R. 2014. Plume moths of Malawi (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). - Zootaxa 3847(4):451–494. 479
South Africa   Meyrick E. 1912d. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 10(3):53–74. 53

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