Pterophorus lampra (Bigot, 1969)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Pterophorus
SPECIES lampra
AUTHOR(Bigot, 1969)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAciptilia lampra nova sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Equateur], Busira, vi.1936, leg. J. Ghesquière.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, RMCA.
STATUS Species
COMMENTTransferred to Pterophorus by Gielis (1991b: 1).
PUBLICATION 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.
PAGINATION 204–205, fig. 27

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Cameroon   Gielis C. 2003. World Catalogue of Insects 4. Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea. - — 4:1–198. 103
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. 205
Côte d'Ivoire   Gielis C. 1991b. Pterophorus Schäffer in the Ethiopian region: new species and checklist. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 134:1–8. 5
Gabon   Gielis C. 1991b. Pterophorus Schäffer in the Ethiopian region: new species and checklist. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 134:1–8. 5
Ghana   Gielis C. 2011. Notes on some African Pterophoridae, with description of new species (Lepidoptera). - Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonese 49:33–63. 53
Uganda   Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Anikin V. & Aarvik L. 2016. Additions to the fauna of plume moths (Lepidoptera, Pterophoridae) of Uganda. - Zootaxa 4132(3):393–402. 402

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