Neolithocolletis nsengai De Prins, 2012

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSNeolithocolletis
SPECIES nsengai
AUTHORDe Prins, 2012
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONNeolithocolletis nsengai De Prins, new species
TYPE LOCALITYDemocratic Republic of the Congo, Bas-Congo, Nature Reserve Luki-Mayumbe, 05°37’S 13°05’E, 320 m, mine 16.v.2007, leg. J. & W. De Prins.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide MRAC/KMMA 00428♂, ID RMCA ENT 000004783, RMCA; Paratypes 4♂, 6♀, ID RMCA ENT 000004784–000004791, 000004793, genitalia slides MRAC/KMMA 00425, 00428–00431, wing venation slide MRAC/KMMA 00427, RMCA, BMNH.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283.
PAGINATION 33–35, figs. 5, 13, 23, 147, 148, 292, 358, 418–420, 443, 447
DNA VOUCHERS AK-07-123, AK-07-134, AK-07-135

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Bas-Congo De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283. 33

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Fabaceae Dalbergia hostilis Congo, DR De Prins, J. & Kawahara, A. Y. 2012. Systematics, revisionary taxonomy, and biodiversity of Afrotropical Lithocolletinae (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Zootaxa 3594:1–283. 33