Psycharium montanum Geertsema, 1998

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FAMILY Somabrachyidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Psycharium
SPECIES montanum
AUTHORGeertsema, 1998
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPsycharium montanum sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, Western Cape, Stellenbosch, Jonkershoek, 29.xi.1981, leg. H. Geertsema.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -33°58'0" Longitude: 18°55'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, TMSA; Paratypes 62♂, TMSA, SAMC, SANC, BMNH, USNM, MNHN, RMCA, DEUS.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Geertsema H. 1998. Studies on African Zygaenoid moths (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). The genus Psycharium Herrich-Schäffer, with descriptions of four new species (Somabrachyidae). - South African Journal of Zoology 33(4):210–215.
PAGINATION 216, 218, figs 4–5, 43–45, 51

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Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Western Cape Geertsema H. 1998. Studies on African Zygaenoid moths (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). The genus Psycharium Herrich-Schäffer, with descriptions of four new species (Somabrachyidae). - South African Journal of Zoology 33(4):210–215. 216

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Pinaceae Pinus radiata South Africa Geertsema H. 1998. Studies on African Zygaenoid moths (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea). The genus Psycharium Herrich-Schäffer, with descriptions of four new species (Somabrachyidae). - South African Journal of Zoology 33(4):210–215. 216