Mesophleps unguella Li & Sattler, 2012

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FAMILY Gelechiidae
SUBFAMILY Anacampsinae
GENUS Mesophleps
SPECIES unguella
AUTHORLi & Sattler, 2012
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONMesophleps unguella sp. nov.
TYPE LOCALITYKenya, Kikuyu, Ibea, Escarpment, 7500-8500 ft, ix-x.1900, leg. W. Doherty.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide 30957♂, BMNH; Paratypes 2♂, 4♀, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Li H. & Sattler K. 2012. A taxonomic revision of the genus Mesophleps Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). - Zootaxa 3373:1-82.
PAGINATION 40, figs 46, 74, 102, 132

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Kenya   Li H. & Sattler K. 2012. A taxonomic revision of the genus Mesophleps Hübner, 1825 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae). - Zootaxa 3373:1-82. 40

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