Hystrichophora bussei Agassiz, 2014

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FAMILY Tortricidae
SUBFAMILY Olethreutinae
GENUS Hystrichophora
SPECIES bussei
AUTHORAgassiz, 2014
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONHystrichophora bussei Agassiz, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Coast, Rukinga Reserve, 520 m, ex swollen thorn of Acacia bussei, 22.xi.2010, em. 16.xii.2010, leg. D. J. L. Agassiz.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -3°35'15" Longitude: 36°44'29"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♀, NMK; 16 Paratypes ♂, ♀, genitalia slides D. J. L. Agassiz 1297♂, 1298♀, NMK, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Agassiz D. J. L. & Aarvik L. 2014. New Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from East Africa with an account of the tortricid fauna of acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley. - Zootaxa 3861(4):369–397.
PAGINATION 370, 372–374, figs 1–4

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Agassiz D. J. L. & Aarvik L. 2014. New Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from East Africa with an account of the tortricid fauna of acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley. - Zootaxa 3861(4):369–397. 370

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Fabaceae Acacia bussei Kenya Agassiz D. J. L. & Aarvik L. 2014. New Tortricidae (Lepidoptera) from East Africa with an account of the tortricid fauna of acacia in the Kenyan Rift Valley. - Zootaxa 3861(4):369–397. 370