Coccidiphila stegodyphobius (Walsingham, 1903)

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FAMILY Cosmopterigidae
SUBFAMILY Cosmopteriginae
GENUS Coccidiphila
SPECIES stegodyphobius
AUTHOR(Walsingham, 1903)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONBatrachedra stegodyphobius, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa, Free State], Orange River Colony, Vredefort Road, larvae vii-07.viii.1902, leg. Barrett-Hamilton.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, type no 9170, BMNH; Allotype ♀, type no 9168, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1903a. Description of a new species of Batrachedra associated with spiders in South Africa. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 39:166-167.
PAGINATION 166-167 Bhl

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa Free State Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1903a. Description of a new species of Batrachedra associated with spiders in South Africa. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 39:166-167. 167

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Undefined Undefined Decaying animal matter South Africa Walsingham Thomas de Grey 1903a. Description of a new species of Batrachedra associated with spiders in South Africa. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 39:166-167. 167

*   In nests of the social spider Stegodyphus (see Walsingham 1903: 167, R. I. Pocock 1903: 167-170).