Azygophleps defreinai Yakovlev & Witt, 2017

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FAMILY Cossidae
SUBFAMILY Zeuzerinae
GENUS Azygophleps
SPECIES defreinai
AUTHORYakovlev & Witt, 2017
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONAzygophleps defreinai Yakovlev & Witt, sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, S of Drakensberge Region, 30 km SSW of Underberg, Coleford Nature Reserve, 1750–1900 m, 24–25.i.2002, leg. J. de Freina.
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TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide MWM 25.287♂, MWM; Paratype 1♂, TMSA.
STATUS Synonym of species
SYNONYM OFsponda
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Zeuzera sponda Wallengren, 1875; syonymized by W. Mey (2019: 49).
PUBLICATION Yakovlev R. V. & Witt T. J. 2017a. Four new species of Azygophleps Hampson, 1892 (Lepidoptera, Cossidae, Zeuzerinae) from Africa. - Zootaxa 4303(3):437–444.
PAGINATION 441, figs 5, 14, 16

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