Leucinodes malawiensis Mally, Korycinska, Agassiz, Hall, Hodgetts & Nuss, 2015

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FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
GENUS Leucinodes
SPECIES malawiensis
AUTHORMally, Korycinska, Agassiz, Hall, Hodgetts & Nuss, 2015
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONLeucinodes malawiensis sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYMalawi, Central Region, Lilongwe District, Ntchisi Forest Reserve, 1560 m, 18.ii.2004, leg. L. Aarvik.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -13°18'0" Longitude: 34°2'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide R. Mally 683♂, NHMO.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Mally R., Korycinska A., Agassiz D. J. L., Hall J., Hodgetts J. & Nuss M. 2015. Discovery of an unknown diversity of Leucinodes species damaging Solanaceae fruits in sub-Saharan Africa and moving in trade (Insects, Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea). - ZooKeys 472:117-162.
PAGINATION 138-140, figs 6, 19

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Species Distribution

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Malawi   Mally R., Korycinska A., Agassiz D. J. L., Hall J., Hodgetts J. & Nuss M. 2015. Discovery of an unknown diversity of Leucinodes species damaging Solanaceae fruits in sub-Saharan Africa and moving in trade (Insects, Lepidoptera, Pyraloidea). - ZooKeys 472:117-162. 138

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