Pterophorus dallastai Gielis, 1991

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Pterophorus
SPECIES dallastai
AUTHORGielis, 1991
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPterophorus dallastai sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo], Zaire, Congo belge, Parc National Albert, Sector Tschiaberimu, Kamatondi Mt near Kizungu, 2850 m, 22.iv.1955, leg. P. Vanschuytbroeck & Fontein.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide CG 1850♂, RMCA;Paratypes 3♀, genitalia slides CG 1849♀, 1851♀, 1852♀, RMCA, coll. Gielis.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Gielis C. 1991b. Pterophorus Schäffer in the Ethiopian region: new species and checklist. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 134:1–8.
PAGINATION 7, figs. 8, 18 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the   Gielis C. 1991b. Pterophorus Schäffer in the Ethiopian region: new species and checklist. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 134:1–8. 7
Malawi   Kovtunovich V. N., Ustjuzhanin P. Y. & Murphy R. 2014. Plume moths of Malawi (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae). - Zootaxa 3847(4):451–494. 493
South Africa   Vári L., Kroon D. M. & Krüger M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in Southern Africa. - — :i–xxi, 1–385.  

Host Plants

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