Exelastis caroli Gielis, 2008

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Exelastis
SPECIES caroli
AUTHORGielis, 2008
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONExelastis caroli spec. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Coast, 18 km S of Malindi, Watamu, 15 m, 14.iii.2005, leg. C. & F. K. Gielis.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -3°22'10" Longitude: 39°59'20"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide C. Gielis 4967♂, coll. C. Gielis.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFebalensis
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Exelastis ebalensis Rebel, 1907; synonymized by P. Ustjuzhanin & V. Kovtunovich (2015b: 581).
PUBLICATION Gielis C. 2008f. Ten new species of Afrotropical Pterophoridae (Lepidoptera). - Zoölogische Mededelingen, Leiden 82(6):43-57.
PAGINATION 48, figs 6, 16