Sycacantha orphnogenes (Meyrick, 1939)

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Sycacantha
SPECIES orphnogenes
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1939)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONEucosma orphnogenes sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Democratic Republic of Congo, North Kivu], Rutshuru, ix.1937, leg. J. Ghesquière.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -1°11'11" Longitude: 29°26'48"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Lectotype ♂, genitalia slide Aarvik 98051♂, MRAC/KMMA 00320♂, RMCA, designated by Razowski, Aarvik & De Prins (2010: 25); Paralectotypes 2♀, RMCA, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1939. New Microlepidoptera, with notes on others. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 89(4):47–62.
PAGINATION 49

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the North Kivu Meyrick E. 1939. New Microlepidoptera, with notes on others. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 89(4):47–62. 49
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Katanga Ghesquière J. 1940a. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (première partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés Sér. III (II) 7(1):1–120, pls. i–v. 97

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Acanthaceae Acanthus arboreus Congo, DR Ghesquière J. 1940a. Lépidoptères Microlépidoptères (première partie). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Zoologie [3, Arthropodes] section 2, Catalogues raisonnés Sér. III (II) 7(1):1–120, pls. i–v. 97