Helpaphorus testaceus Gibeaux, 1994

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Helpaphorus
SPECIES testaceus
AUTHORGibeaux, 1994
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHelpaphorus testaceus n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITYMadagascar Central, Ambatafinandrahana, 1180 m, 27.vii.1957, leg. P. Griveaud.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide L. Bigot M18♂, MNHN, wing slide C. Gibeaux 4847, MNHN; Paratype 1♀, MNHN.
STATUS Species
COMMENTThe ♀ paratype had been identified by L. Bigot as Exelastis phlyctaenias (Meyrick, 1911) (see Gibeaux 1994b: 113).
PUBLICATION Gibeaux C. 1994b. Insectes Lépidoptères: Pterophoridae. - Faune de Madagascar 81:1–176.
PAGINATION 112–113, figs 81, 256, 257, 263

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Madagascar   Gibeaux C. 1994b. Insectes Lépidoptères: Pterophoridae. - Faune de Madagascar 81:1–176. 112

Host Plants

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