Cosmorrhyncha microcosma Aarvik, 2004

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Cosmorrhyncha
SPECIES microcosma
AUTHORAarvik, 2004
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONCosmorrhyncha microcosma sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, Equateur], Congo (Zaire), Eala [5 km E of Mbandaka], viii.1936, leg. J. Ghesquière.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 0°4'0" Longitude: 18°16'59"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide Aarvik 21003♂, MRAC/KMMA 00037♂, RMCA; Paratypes 3♂, 2♀, genitalia slides Aarvik 21004♀, MRAC/KMMA 00038, BMNH 7191, 28979, 28980, 28990, RMCA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155.
PAGINATION 93, figs. 32–34

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Equateur Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 93
Ethiopia   Razowski J. & Trematerra P. 2012. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from Ethiopia, 2. - Journal of Entomological and Acarological Research 44(2):37–41. 39
Ghana     RMCA
Kenya   Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 93
South Africa   Razowski J. 2008a. Tortricidae from South Africa, 4: Neopotamia – group of Olethreutini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). - Shilap, Revista de lepidopterología 36(141):57–68. 60
São Tomé & Principe Principe Razowski J. & Wojtusiak J. 2014. Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) of the Afrotropical fauna: accession 1. - Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 83(3):207–218. 214
São Tomé & Principe São Tomé Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 93
Uganda   Aarvik L. 2004b. Revision of the subtribe Neopotamiae (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) in Africa. - Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51:71–155. 93

Notes:  A female from Sierra Leone might belong to this species (Razowski & Karisch 2017: 77).

Host Plants

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