Plutella stichocentra Meyrick, 1932

Permalink

FAMILY Plutellidae
SUBFAMILY  
GENUS Plutella
SPECIES stichocentra
AUTHORMeyrick, 1932
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPlutella stichocentra, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[Ethiopia], Abyssinia, Mt Chillálo, 12,000-13,000 ft, 18.xi.1926, leg. H. Scott.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) 9 Syntypes ♂, ♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Meyrick E. 1932b. Entomological Expedition to Abyssinia, 1926-7. Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 80(1):107-120.
PAGINATION 118

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Ethiopia   Meyrick E. 1932b. Entomological Expedition to Abyssinia, 1926-7. Microlepidoptera. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 80(1):107-120. 118
South Africa Eastern Cape Agassiz D. J. L. 2019b. Yponomeutidae, Plutellidae, Praydidae (Yponomeutoidea). - In: Mey W. & Krüger M. (Eds), The Lepidoptera fauna of a crater valley in the Great Escarpment of South Africa: The Asante Sana Project. - Esperiana Memoir 8:201-205. 203

Host Plants

Unknown

*   Perhaps on Helichrysum citrispinum (see E. Meyrick 1932b: 118).