Aspilapteryx filifera (Meyrick, 1912)

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SUBFAMILY Gracillariinae
GENUSAspilapteryx
SPECIES filifera
AUTHOR(Meyrick, 1912)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONGracilaria filifera, n. sp.
TYPE LOCALITY[South Africa], Transvaal [Gauteng], Pretoria.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: -25°44'0" Longitude: 28°11'0"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide G7231♂, TMSA; Metallotype ♀, genitalia slide G7299♀, TMSA; Paratype ♂, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
COMMENTA junior subjective synonym of Caloptilia pentaplaca (Meyrick, 1911); synonymized by Triberti (1987b: 125). Not accepted by Vári (2002, pers. comm.).
PUBLICATION Meyrick, E. 1912a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 1(1):1–32.
PAGINATION 27

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COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Namibia   Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 33
South Africa Gauteng Meyrick, E. 1912a. Exotic Microlepidoptera. - Exotic Microlepidoptera (Marlborough) 1(1):1–32. 27
South Africa Mpumalanga Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 32
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Vári, L. 1961. South African Lepidoptera. Vol. I. Lithocolletidae. - Transvaal Museum Memoir 12:238 pp. 112 pls. 33