Gypsochares astragalotes (Meyrick, 1909)

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FAMILY Pterophoridae
SUBFAMILY Pterophorinae
GENUS Gypsochares
SPECIES astragalotes
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1909)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPselnophorus astragalotes, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Western Cape], Cape Colony, Clanwilliam, leg. R. M. Lightfoot.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -32°10'0" Longitude: 18°53'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, SAMC.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5(7):349-379.
PAGINATION 366

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Eswatini   Kovtunovich V. N. & Ustjuzhanin P. Y. 2012. On the fauna of Pterophoridae (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae Hübner) of Swaziland. - Amurian Zoological Journal 4(2):160-163. 163
South Africa Eastern Cape Kovtunovich V. Ustjuzhanin P., De Morney M., Udovichenko P. & Bezverkhov Yu. 2017. Fauna of plume moths (Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae) of Garden Route National Park, South Africa. - Zootaxa 4350(3):574-582. 576
South Africa Western Cape Meyrick E. 1909a. New South African Microlepidoptera. - Annals of the South African Museum 5(7):349-379. 366
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Ustjuzhanin P. Y., Kovtunovich V. N., Udovichenko P., Armstrong A. & Streltzov A. N. 2020. Plume moths in the protected areas of KwaZulu Natal province, Republic of South Africa. - Ecologica Montenegrina 27:11-21. 20

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